The European Commission (EC) Joint Research Center (JRC) announced publication of a paper introducing a new standardised testing procedure for nanomaterial environmental toxicity.
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The European Commission (EC) Joint Research Center (JRC) posted a report titled, “NanoReg2 Regulatory Preparedness for Innovation in Nanotechnology Workshop.”
Regulatory preparedness was def... Read More
Safe Work Australia (SWA) have issued a national guide on classifying hazardous chemicals.
SWA intends the guidance for manufacturers and importers of substances, mixtures, and articles who ... Read More
On October 19th the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) posted the Final Work Plan (FWP) for the nanosilver registration review process under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodentic... Read More
The National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) has published key takeaways and a transcript for the September 19, 2018, webinar, “Technology Pathways Toward Commercialising Nanotechnology.”
Th... Read More
The NanoReg2 project has published a comprehensive review of European Union (EU) legislation addressing chemical substances and the potential for grouping and read across in nanomaterials.
T... Read More
The Environment Council of the Council of the European Union (EU) met on October 9, 2018. According to the outcome of the Council meeting, the items debated under any other business included the “B... Read More
The European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) have published an info sheet on “Manufactured nanomaterials in the workplace.”
According to the info sheet, “[t]he requir... Read More
In September 2018 the H2020 OptiNanoPro project came to a close after three years of work into the introduction of nanotechnology into packaging, automotive and photovoltaic materials production li... Read More
In September the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), NanoReg2, and GRACIOUS hosted a “Scientific Workshop: Grouping of Nanomaterials.”
The Workshop brought together... Read More