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June 11th, 2010

Friends of the Earth come down hard on nanotechnology – are they right?

Abstract:
Friends of the Earth (FoE) do not like nanoparticle-based sunscreens. This has been evident for some years - back in 2006 the organization published the report Nanomaterials, Sunscreens and Cosmetics: Small Ingredients, Big Risks, and every year since then they have had something to say on the subject.

This year's web-based piece leaves now doubt about FoE's stance on nanotechnology-enabled sunscreens.

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