Those Pesky Side-Reactions : A Case Study for Scientists and Engineers Developing Data in the Private Sector

TitleThose Pesky Side-Reactions : A Case Study for Scientists and Engineers Developing Data in the Private Sector
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication2001
Date Published10/2001
PublisherNational Center for Case Study Teaching in Science, University at Buffalo
Publication Languageeng
KeywordsCHEMICAL engineering , CHEMISTRY , code , ENGINEERING , ethical , New , product , Product and Consumer Safety , professional , professional codes of ethics , SCIENCE , whistle-blowing , whistleblower , whistleblowing
AbstractThe characters in this dilemma case must balance personal financial considerations, their professional futures, and time constraints against ensuring that the new product they are proposing is safe. The case explores the issues surrounding ethical decision-making and asks students to decide what the central characters in the story should do. The case was designed to be used in mid- or upper-level chemistry and chemical engineering college courses.
NotesCase from the National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science, University of Buffalo. http://sciencecases.lib.buffalo.edu/cs/
URLhttp://sciencecases.lib.buffalo.edu/cs/collection/detail.asp?case_id=555&id=555
Abbreviated Case NameThose Pesky Side-Reactions
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