The German Environment Agency (UBA) has published a fact sheet regarding the use of nanomaterials in plastic packaging.The fact sheet is currently available in German.
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The July 2018 issue of the EFSA Journal includes an article entitled “Evaluation of four new studies on the potential toxicity of titanium dioxide used as a food additive (E 171).”
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The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) announced the availability of a draft Current Intelligence Bulletin: NIOSH Practices in Occupational Risk Assessment.... Read More
The latest issue of the European Commission’s (EC) Health-EU Newsletter includes an editorial entitled “The only concern to have about sunscreen is … did you remember to put it on?” written by Qasi... Read More
A study commissioned by the European Union Observatory for Nanomaterials (EUON) has reviewed data sources, methods and parameters for carrying out market studies on nanomaterials in the EU.
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The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) published a one-page document on its Nanotechnology Research Center (NTRC) which conducts research to understand the potential effe... Read More
The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) published report entitled ‘Investigating the Different Types of Risk Assessments of Manufactured Nanomaterials: Identifying Tools Av... Read More
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) have published guidance on how to assess the safety of nanoscience and nanotechnology applications. The guidance gives practical suggestions on the types o... Read More
Engineered nanomaterials (ENMs) are in many everyday products. Because of their size, they have interesting properties, and can be found in electrical appliances, medicines, cleaning products, cosm... Read More