The World Health Organization’s (WHO) International Program on Chemical Safety (IPCS) published a draft Environmental Health Criteria (EHC) Document, Read More
On the 15th of June, 2017, the European Commission (EC) published a catalogue of nanomaterials used in cosmetic products on the European Union market. Read More
A California federal appeals court has revoked the US EPA's conditional approval of a product containing nanosilver because it could not confirm that its use was in the public interest.
The ... Read More
Particle and Fibre Toxicology have presented a brand new video abstract summarising new research in Particle and Fibre Toxicology: “Slow lung clearance and limited translocation of four si... Read More
The Swedish Government has notified the European Commission (EC) that it intends to amend the information requirements concerning the Swedish Chemicals Agency’s (KEMI) product register to require n... Read More
The EU Observatory for Nanomaterials (EUON) has launched its official website.
EUON is a new initiative, funded by the European Commission (EC), which aims to provide better access to releva... Read More
The European Chemicals Agency’s (ECHA's) Committee for Risk Assessment (RAC) has concluded that the available scientific evidence meets the criteria in the Classification, Labelling and Packaging (... Read More
The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) has published a new technical report (ISO/TR 18401:2017) providing a plain language explanation of selected terms from the ISO/IEC 80004 ser... Read More
Germany’s Commission for Occupational Health and Safety (KAN) released a report entitled 'Standardization in nanotechnology — Status review and requirements analysis from the occupational safety an... Read More
The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) has published a new standard (ISO/TS 18827:2017) in its Nanotechnologies series entitled “Electron spin resonance (ESR) as a method for meas... Read More