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August 16th, 2010

EPA Releases Nanoscale Silver Draft Report

Abstract:
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has released for public comment draft case study of engineered nanoscale silver (nano-Ag) as possibly used in disinfectant sprays. While the document is organized around a comprehensive environmental assessment framework, which in EPA's description "combines a product life-cycle perspective with the risk assessment paradigm," it doesn't draw conclusions about potential health risks.

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