CH301H - Principles of Chemistry I: Honors
Fall 2011, Unique 51040


Extra Credit Assignment 1

Assignment:  The World Health Organization (WHO) recently reclassified tanning beds as a Class 1 Carcinogen, putting them in the same category as tobacco smoke, asbestos, and arsenic.  In approximately 1 page (typed), summarize the WHO's reasoning for this action and the tanning industry's response.    

Clearly cite all your references.  If your reference is a web page, cite the page's url address and the day you accessed it.

You will receive up to 5 points of credit for a thorough and critical discussion of this topic.

Papers are due at the beginning of class on Tuesday, 13 September 2011.  

References from today's discussion on library resources can be found here.