The National Nanotechnology Coordination Office (NNCO) provides technical and administrative support to the Nanoscale Science, Engineering, and Technology (NSET) Subcommittee, which mananges the National Nanotechnology Initiative--the program established in fiscal year 2001 to coordinate Federal nanotechnology research and development.
ENVIRON was established in 1982 as a global consultancy, working with its clients to manage environmental, health and safety issues and help them attain their sustainability goals. ENVIRON worked with companies concerned about the effect of their business on the environment. It worked with issues such as dangerous chemicals, medical devices and packaging. ENVIRON helped enterprises in all areas of business effectively manage health risks associated with the products and by-products of industry.