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Planned Obsolescence: the economy, the environment and occupational safety.

The term “Planned Obsolescence” means determining or planning the useful life of a product or service marked by the manufacturer in the design phase. Its origin dates back to the 30s of the last century when it was even proposed as a compulsory measure by law to end the Great Depression. Although the application as
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10 frequently asked questions about nanomaterials that all prevention technicians should know

1. Is an exposure to nanomaterials in the workplace possible? Yes. More than 1,300,000 products available on the market incorporate nanomaterials that encompass many productive fields: electronics, building materials, textiles, cosmetics, food, automotive, cookware … and so on. It is known that nanotechnology has an labour impact on workers. 2. Is there an obligation to
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