Accelerating technological change: racing into the unknown
The breakneck pace of technological change brings risks and
opportunities, not least for developed regions like Europe. These
include in particular the emerging cluster of nanotechnology,
biotechnology, and information and communication technology.
Innovations offer immense opportunities for the environment
but can also cause enormous problems if risks are not regulated
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This briefing is part of the EEA's report The European Environment - State and Outlook 2015. The EEA is an official agency of the EU, tasked with providing information on Europe’s environment.
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