The Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) has issued a final Opinion on titanium dioxide (nano form) coated with cetyl phosphate, manganese dioxide, or triethoxycaprylylsilane as an ultrav... Read More
A recent study has evaluated frameworks and tools used in Europe to assess the potential health and environmental risks of manufactured nanomaterials. The study identifies a trend towards tools tha... Read More
Ingestion of titanium dioxide (TiO2) nanoparticles from products such as agricultural chemicals, processed food, and nutritional supplements is nearly unavoidable. The gastrointestinal tract serves... Read More
The Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) has launched a public consultation on its Opinion on titanium dioxide (nanoform) as an ultraviolet (UV)-filter in sprays.
In July 2015, t... Read More
The European NanoSafety Cluster (NSC) has published a Roadmap report entitled “Research priorities relevant to development or updating of nano-relevant regulations and guidelines”.
The purpo... Read More
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has announced the availability of a draft chapter on “Analysis of Carbon Nanotubes and Nanofibers on Mixed Cellulose Ester Filters ... Read More
The US National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) published a Federal Register notice on the 10th February 2017 inviting comment on a proposed information collection plan.... Read More
The European Commission Joint Research Centre (JRC) contributed to a groundbreaking study carried out by scientists from various European Research Institutions to understand the impact of carbon na... Read More
The Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail (IRSST) has published a new report which presents the results of a study into the effectiveness of protective gloves agains... Read More
The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has published a new report which describes the state of the science in alternative testing strategies in risk assessment of manufac... Read More