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November 16th, 2006

Facing the Dangers of Nanotech

Abstract:
Nanotechnology has found its way into many products. Indeed, companies have claimed that more than 300 products are nanobased, according to a database maintained by the Woodrow Wilson International Center, in Washington, D.C. In some of these products, such as skin creams and toothpastes, nanoparticles are in contact with a person's body, so many experts are concerned that the novel properties of nanoparticles could cause health problems.

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