Nanotechnology Now

Our NanoNews Digest Sponsors
Heifer International

Wikipedia Affiliate Button

Home > News > NIOSH requests data to help develop exposure limits for nanomaterials

February 1st, 2020

NIOSH requests data to help develop exposure limits for nanomaterials

Abstract:
NIOSH is seeking scientific information regarding the dangers or safety of engineered nanomaterials as the agency explores the development of occupational exposure limits.

ENMs are chemical substances that have at least one dimension (height, width or length) that is smaller than 100 nanometers and are used in numerous industrial applications, including paints, electronics and medications.

Source:
safetyandhealthmagazine.com

Bookmark:
Delicious Digg Newsvine Google Yahoo Reddit Magnoliacom Furl Facebook

Related News Press

News and information

Timekeeping theory combines quantum clocks and Einstein's relativity: Research reveals new time dilation phenomenon October 23rd, 2020

New test method to standardize immunological evaluation of nucleic acid nanoparticles: Researchers believe accurate, affordable and easily reproduced protocol for assessing immune effects could further research collaboration and advance therapeutic use of new medicines October 23rd, 2020

Cicada-inspired waterproof surfaces closer to reality, researchers report October 23rd, 2020

Trailblazing theoretical physicist Sylvester James Gates Jr. is among speakers at nanotechnology symposium: Annual event moves to virtual format, open to attendees worldwide at no charge Oct. 29 October 23rd, 2020

Govt.-Legislation/Regulation/Funding/Policy

Cicada-inspired waterproof surfaces closer to reality, researchers report October 23rd, 2020

NSF renews Rice-based NEWT Center for water treatment: Partnership primed to introduce game-changing technologies to address global needs October 15th, 2020

New NIST project to build nano-thermometers could revolutionize temperature imaging: Cheaper refrigerators? Stronger hip implants? A better understanding of human disease? All of these could be possible October 9th, 2020

Graphene detector reveals THz light's polarization October 8th, 2020

Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers/Posters

Scientists from NUST MISIS manage to improve metallic glasses October 23rd, 2020

Time crystals lead researchers to future computational work October 23rd, 2020

Timekeeping theory combines quantum clocks and Einstein's relativity: Research reveals new time dilation phenomenon October 23rd, 2020

Cicada-inspired waterproof surfaces closer to reality, researchers report October 23rd, 2020

Industrial

A quantum material-based diagnostic paint to sense problems before structural failure October 23rd, 2020

GLOBALFOUNDRIES Announces Industry-Leading GF SHIELD Program to Further Safeguard Customer Data and IP: GF embraces experience of manufacturing the world’s most secure semiconductor solutions for the defense and aerospace industry, and extends these world-class security capabilit October 1st, 2020

An improved wearable, stretchable gas sensor using nanocomposites August 28th, 2020

Bosch launches longevity program for industrial and IoT applications: High-performance accelerometer, IMU and pressure sensor with 10-year availability July 23rd, 2020

Safety-Nanoparticles/Risk management

Study: Nanoparticles produced from burning coal result in damage to mice lungs, suggesting toxicity to humans February 5th, 2020

Nanoparticles may have bigger impact on the environment than previously thought: Non-antibacterial nanoparticles can cause resistance in bacteria October 17th, 2019

Plastic waste disintegrates into nanoparticles, study finds December 28th, 2018

Spectradyne Partners with Particle Technology Labs for Measurement Services December 6th, 2018

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




  Premium Products
NanoNews-Custom
Only the news you want to read!
 Learn More
NanoStrategies
Full-service, expert consulting
 Learn More











ASP
Nanotechnology Now Featured Books




NNN

The Hunger Project