Date: Fri, 28 Aug 2009 16:23:58 -0700
Reply-To: Russell Vernon <russell.vernon**At_Symbol_Here**UCR.EDU>
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From: Russell Vernon <russell.vernon**At_Symbol_Here**UCR.EDU>
Subject: Re: Environmental sustainability in labs?
Comments: To: Judy Morgan
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Now this is the PERFECT time to turn to Wikipedia as words are defined
by their use

Sustainability, in a broad sense, is the capacity to endure. 

Russell Vernon, Ph.D. 
(951) 827-5119


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Subject: Re: [DCHAS-L] Environmental sustainability in labs?

This might turn out to be an interesting discussion, but can someone
please CONCISELY DEFINE what sustainability really means?  It's a nice
word and all, but I think we're on the brink of "feel-good" EH&S.


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