, in IMPLEMENTING THE PRECAUTIONARY PRINCIPLE
A number of scholars have attempted to clarify how various formulations of the precautionary principle
relate to one another.
For the purpose of this analysis, effectiveness represents the amount of protection afforded, realized by a higher rate of precaution and a stronger approach to the precautionary principle
. Efficiency represents cost to government and industry and obstruction to development, realized by a minimum of precaution or weaker approach to the precautionary principle
The purpose of this paper is to provide guidance based on established public health principles and practical experience on how the precautionary principle
should be applied.
The precautionary principle
is, if unconstrained, the device that will
Before resorting to mandatory food fortification, Health Canada, concerned about the health hazard to the general population, applied the precautionary principle
and sensibly began a pilot project to determine if there were any adverse effects associated with food fortification especially for the vast majority of Canadians who would receive no benefit.
Explaining the precautionary principle
in Rio Declaration was widely accepted in following international agreements.
So, the idea of a precautionary principle
What the court did not take into account-as it may not have been presented to it by the parties for consideration-was the study published in 2014 by the Extreme Risk Initiative as part of the New York University (NYU) School of Engineering Working Paper Series on the application of the precautionary principle
Until we can be confident that methane will not be released, we should exercise the precautionary principle
They cling to the infamous "precautionary principle
" and demand overweening proof but not once have they invited leading scientists to explain the issues to them.
b) Whether, to what extent, the Precautionary Principle
is relevant in the interpretation of the SPS Agreement.