In a collaboration between Paris Lodron University of Salzburg (PLUS) and the Flemish Institute for Technological Research (VITO NV), researchers have developed a novel air-liquid interface exposur... Read More
The anticaking agent E551 silicon dioxide, or silica, has been used widely in the food industry over the past 50 years. Now, however, researchers working on the National Research Programme “Opportu... Read More
On 1st June, 2017, the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety published meeting documents from the Expert Dialogue on “Opportunities and Risks of the... Read More
The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) recently published standard ISO/TR 19601:2017, “Nanotechnologies – Aerosol generation for air exposure studies of nano-objects and their agg... Read More
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