Small is Different: A Science Perspective on the Regulatory Challenges of the Nanoscale Report of the Expert Panel on Nanotechnology THE COUNCIL OF CANADIAN ACADEMIES 180 Elgin Street, Ottawa, ON Canada K2P 2K3 NOTICE: The project that is the subject of this report was undertaken with the approval of the Board of Governors of the Council of Canadian Academies. [...] The Council is governed by a 12-member board, a majority of whom are appointed directly or indirectly by the Council’s three member Academies – the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences, the Canadian Academy of Engineering and the RSC: The Academies of Arts, Humanities and Sciences of Canada. [...] The founding members of the Council are: RSC: The Academy of the Arts, Sciences and Humanities of Canada is the senior national body of distinguished Canadian scientists, scholars and artists. [...] The Canadian Academy of Engineering comprises many of the country’s most accomplished engineers, who have expressed their dedication to the application of science and engineering principles in the interests of the country and its enterprises. [...] The panel thanks the sponsors of the study and the staff of the relevant agencies for the assistance and time they have given the panel throughout its deliberations.
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