CH301H - Principles of Chemistry I: Honors
Fall 2012, Unique 51390

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, 18 September 2012.