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
On March 1, amendments to Switzerland’s Chemicals Ordinance took effect. The amendments, adopted by the Federal Council include new disclosure requirements for synthetic nanomaterials of fibrous or... Read More
The SUN project is one of the first attempts to understand the risks nanomaterials carry throughout their life-cycle, starting from their fabrication and ending in being discarded or recycled.... Read More
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) posted its Fiscal Year 2017 Annual Performance Report. According to the Report, in fiscal year (FY) 2017, CPSC met its target of five collaboratio... Read More
The U.S. Environment Protection Agency (EPA) has released its fiscal year (FY) 2019 budget. According to EPA’s press release, the proposed budget will provide $6.146 billion to support EPA’s ... Read More
UFC-Que Choisir, a French non-governmental organisation (NGO) announced that it filed complaints against nine manufacturers of food and cosmetic products for failure to comply with the requirement ... Read More