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SAFENANO is the UK Centre of Excellence in Micro- and Nano-technology Safety, based at the Institute of Occupational Medicine (IOM), providing industry, academia and governments with independent authoritative expertise and state-of-the-art facilities to address risk and safety issues.
We bring together multidisciplinary expertise in hazard assessment, exposure measurement, toxicology, occupational hygiene and risk assessment, facilitating the responsible development of safe nanomaterials and nanotechnology-enabled products by making use of an integrated approach combining research, review activities, expert advice and best practice training.
We offer research, consultancy, laboratory and on-site services, to help ensure that people's health is not damaged by at work or in the environment.


IOM, Research Avenue North, Riccarton
Edinburgh, Midlothian EH14 4AP UK
+44(0)131 449 8040

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