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Sustainability Research at EPA

Sustainability Research at EPA

You are here: EPA Home Research Toward Sustainability: The True North of EPA Research Executive Message GEMS EPA Partner News EPA Research In the News Highlights From Our Blog EPA Grants True North: Sustainability Research at EPA The Agency’s focus on sustainability brings an integrated approach to research, partnerships, and seeking solutions to help society now—and in the future. To arrive at a destination, one needs to chart a course. For EPA research, the destination is sustainability —the ability for society to meet its present needs while preserving the ability of future generations to meet their own. “Our solution to a problem must not only solve the problem at hand, but it also must not create a new problem as a result. Sustainability must be our true north ,” says Dr. Paul Anastas, the Assistant Administrator of EPA’s Office of Research and Development. Under Anas...

Full article: http://epa.gov/sciencematters/april2011/truenorth.htm

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