Nanotechnology Now

Our NanoNews Digest Sponsors



Heifer International

Wikipedia Affiliate Button


android tablet pc

Home > News > ICON Puts Release on Magic Nano in Context

April 13th, 2006

ICON Puts Release on Magic Nano in Context

Abstract:
Although its name (MagicNano) suggests it is a product of nanotechnology, a spokesperson for Germany's Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR), which initiated the recall, expressed doubts about whether there is any “nano” in the product at all. Without knowing the cause of the reported health effects, it is premature to assign blame to a specific ingredient or class of materials. This recall highlights the need for clarity with respect to terminology, hazard identification, cause and effect, and risk communication.

Source:
International Council of Nanotechnology

Bookmark:
Delicious Digg Newsvine Google Yahoo Reddit Magnoliacom Furl Facebook

Related News Press

Preparing for Nano

Durnham University's DEEPEN project comes to a close September 26th, 2012

Technical Seminar at ANFoS 2012 August 22nd, 2012

Nanotechnology shows we can innovate without economic growth April 12th, 2012

Thailand to host NanoThailand 2012 December 18th, 2011

Materials/Metamaterials

Nano Filter cleans dirty industry December 24th, 2014

Nanotechnology Increases Durability, Performance of Asphalt December 24th, 2014

Production of Special Nanocomposite in Iran with Application in Railways December 23rd, 2014

'Mind the gap' between atomically thin materials December 23rd, 2014

Announcements

Nano Filter cleans dirty industry December 24th, 2014

Nanotechnology Increases Durability, Performance of Asphalt December 24th, 2014

Getting into your head: Gelatin nanoparticles could deliver drugs to the brain December 23rd, 2014

Production of Special Nanocomposite in Iran with Application in Railways December 23rd, 2014

NanoNews-Digest
The latest news from around the world, FREE




  Premium Products
NanoNews-Custom
Only the news you want to read!
 Learn More
NanoTech-Transfer
University Technology Transfer & Patents
 Learn More
NanoStrategies
Full-service, expert consulting
 Learn More










ASP
Nanotechnology Now Featured Books




NNN

The Hunger Project







© Copyright 1999-2014 7th Wave, Inc. All Rights Reserved PRIVACY POLICY :: CONTACT US :: STATS :: SITE MAP :: ADVERTISE