02.07.2009 Upcoming EC Scientific Hearing on Risk Assessment of Nanotechnologies

On 10 September 2009, the European Commission DG Health and Consumers will be hosting a scientific hearing in Brussels on the risk assessment of nanotechnologies.[more]

01.06.2009 IOM launches the new project ENPRA

The British Institute of Occupational medicine (IOM) started in May the coordination of the EC FP7 funded project: Engineered NanoParticle Risk Assessment (ENPRA). [more]

29.04.2009 The SAFENANO report “EMERGNANO” has been issued

SAFENANO is an initiative founded by the UK Institute of Occupational Medicine (IOM) dedicated to inform and advise industry, academia and larger public on issues related to the environment, health and safety risks of...[more]

29.04.2009 The OECD report “Preliminary Analysis of Exposure Measurement and Exposure Mitigation in Occupational Settings: Manufactured Nanomaterials" is available for download

This report has been published within the series on the Safety of Manufactured Nanomaterials publications. It contains preliminary results and suggestions  on exposure measurement and exposure mitigation. To download the...[more]

29.04.2009 The OECD latest Environment, Health and Safety Newsletter has been released

The Environment, Health and Safety Newsletter provides information on the main activities, events and meetings organized within the OECD Environment, Health and Safety Programme.   The Issue No. 23, March 2009 is...[more]

29.04.2009 Educational website on the potential risks of nanomaterials has been launched: NanoSMILE

This website was created within the framework of the activities of the EU-funded project NANOSAFE2 (NMP2-CT-2005-515843). It provides training and information material for several type of users and aims at fostering a deeper...[more]

29.04.2009 The European Parliament deliberates on the importance of documenting the effects of using nanomaterials

The European Parliament requests more public information regarding the use of nanomaterials in consumer goods and more thorough assessment tools for dealing with the risks and consequences of human exposure to...[more]

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