JSSM  Vol.7 No.2 , April 2014
Progress in the Development of Environmental Risk Assessment as a Tool for the Decision-Making Process
ABSTRACT

Environmental Risk Assessment (ERA) is a powerful technical and analytical set of instruments for analyzing adverse environmental impacts, and has found some application in supporting the decision-making process over the last two decades. In this paper, the progress of ERA, including history, types, approaches and methods, are introduced, and the current problems and development prospects of ERAs for decision-making processes are discussed.


Cite this paper
Wu, K. and Zhang, L. (2014) Progress in the Development of Environmental Risk Assessment as a Tool for the Decision-Making Process. Journal of Service Science and Management, 7, 131-143. doi: 10.4236/jssm.2014.72011.
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