The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) published a Federal Register notice announcing the availability of a draft research plan entitled 'Continuing to Protect the Nanote... Read More
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published a report entitled “EU Insights — Consumer perceptions of emerging risks in the food chain.”
To understand better the views of European Uni... Read More
The International Standardization Organization (ISO) published standard ISO 19007:2018 “Nanotechnologies – in vitro MTS assay for measuring the cytotoxic effect of nanoparticles”. The stan... Read More
The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has published a report entitled ‘Evaluation of in vitro methods for human hazard assessment applied in the OECD Testing Pro... Read More
The Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) announced that the European Commission (EC) requested a scientific opinion on two coatings for titanium dioxide (nano form) (methicone and perfluo... Read More
The European Commission (EC) Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) announced that its preliminary opinion on colloidal silver (nano) is available for comment.
According to the preli... Read More
ECHA has launched a new dedicated website to make consumers more aware of the benefits and risks of chemicals in their everyday lives.
Many consumers in Europe are concerned about the possib... Read More
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) announced the availability of the draft National Occupational Research Agenda for Respiratory Health for public comment.
The... Read More
Realising the promise of any scientific advancement requires understanding of its potential human health effects, and its safe and responsible development, even at the level of engineered nanomater... Read More