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January 24th, 2007

Book 'Em, Nano

Abstract:
I have been reading articles that question the safety of nanoparticles and the lack of oversight by the FDA. I saw some neat storage containers that keep produce fresh longer through the use of silver nanoparticles in the plastic. Can nanoparticles gravitate to food? Would that possibly endanger my health? What's the health risk here, and may I safely buy those nifty food storage containers?

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