NANOSAFETY

ProSafe_Promoting the Implementation of Safe by Design: main aims, activities and links to NANoREG

18.11.2015

Nanotechnology is a driving force to promote the developments of new materials used in numerous industrial sectors and different fields. […]

NANoREG Safe by Design approach

18.11.2015

Besides the economic and societal benefits expected from nanotechnology-based products, there are concerns from the public and the regulators about […]

Contamination with LPS: an issue in nanomaterial toxicity testing in NANoREG

18.11.2015

Within NANoREG, CNR has contributed to the characterisation of biologically active contaminants of nanomaterials (NM), with specific focus on the […]

NP fate in synthetic matrices relevant for human exposure

18.11.2015

According to the WP2 and WP5 objectives of NanoREG, IIT participates to many of the research activities of their tasks. […]

Toxicological effects of synthetic amorphous silica nanoparticles following repeated-dose oral administration in rat: the EFSA approach

18.11.2015

The European Food Safety Authority proposed a practical approach to evaluate potential risks of nanomaterials in the food and feed […]

Nanomaterial Characterization in NANoREG: Results and Challenges

18.11.2015

CNR performed several tasks related to nanomaterial (NM) characterization within the WP2 of NANoREG. First, extensive characterization of several NMs […]

Life Cycle Assessment as a tool for environmental sustainability of nanomaterials and nanotechnologies

18.11.2015

The paper presents how LCA method can contribute to the sustainability assessment of nanotechnologies and nanomaterials as proposed in the […]