This document, published by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), provides an overview of recently published guidelines regarding the usage of nanomaterials at a laboratory scale. It is a compilation of exposure mitigation guidelines relating to laboratories that handle nanomaterials but is also applicable for small industrial enterprises, which produce or process nanomaterials in a laboratory scale.
The report focuses on both pointing out publications of primary importance and representing a general overview of the international spectrum of publications in that topic. The compilation of guidelines is structured according to typical concepts of occupational safety. These concepts include:
Resources included within the compilation are further categorised according to whether they are:
The full document can be downloaded here.