Verity Inc. has announced that the French National Institute for Industrial Environment and Risks (INERIS) is using Verity K2 Enterprise for search and content organization on the institute's intranet. Founded in 1990, INERIS is a multi-disciplinary unit within the French Ministry of the Environment. Its mission is to assess and identify ways to prevent accidental and chronic risks to people exposed to industrial plants and chemical substances. INERIS' team of chemists, physicists, physicians, ecotoxicologists, economists, statisticians, and specialists in risk assessment serves local governments and businesses in France by undertaking, managing, and coordinating studies and research on industrial environment and safety. According to INERIS, additional capabilities from Verity will be added regularly to the knowledge management portal in an effort to further improve INERIS' scientists and research teams' productivity and to better serve the institute's constituents.