New study from Karolinska Institutet reveals that graphene oxide influences the gut microbiome.
The European Union Observatory for Nanomaterials (EUON) has published a study that has systematically reviewed and critically assessed the potential health and environmental effects of graphene, [...]
The proposed European Safe and Sustainable by Design framework sets a common baseline for evaluating safety and sustainability – an important step to increase the protection of human health and [...]
The Commission made a manifest error in its assessment of the reliability and acceptability of the study on which the classification was based and, second, it infringed the criterion according t [...]
We would like to invite you to participate in the survey in support of the IRISS project work on developing a Roadmap for Safe&Sustainable-by-Design (SSbD) that will support the operationali [...]
The latest study by the European Union Observatory for Nanomaterials (EUON) predicts growth in the European nanomaterial market over the period of 2021 - 2025. The study provides a list of nanom [...]
The PEROSH Nano-Training project, in cooperation with the H2020 Gov4Nano project,is inviting experts to participate in a survey on training practices on nanomaterials and advanced materials for [...]
Europeiska Kommissionen har publicerat rapporten Strategic Research and Innovation Plan (SRIP) för att accelerera omställningen till säkra och hållbara material. Dokumentet täcker alla material [...]
and Nano-enabled Products' to increase awareness of this approach and gather inputs from the potential users, such as innovators and regulators, to ensure its applicability.
KEMI har publicerat en fördjupad utvärdering av miljömålen 2023. Nanosäkerhet ges som exempel på arbete som bidrar till att uppfylla miljömålet för en Giftfri miljö och att ytterligare styrmedel [...]
As a continuation of a previous report where the evidence for human health risks associated with exposure to nano- and microplastic particles (NMP) in drinking-water was evaluated, World Health [...]
The purpose of this survey is to better understand how the needs of different stakeholders can be addressed through the outputs of three European projects funded to develop new approaches to the [...]
Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) Working Party for Manufactured Nanomaterials (WPMN) has published two reports: 1. Advanced Materials: Working Description, aiming to i [...]
Two SweNanoSafe representatives have been assigned as Swedish delegates in the Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) Working Party for Manufactured Nanomaterials (WPMN) Ste [...]
Kommissionens gemensamma forskningscentrum (JRC) har publicerat en rapport: Safe and sustainable by design chemicals and materials – Framework for the definition of criteria and evaluation proce [...]
The European Commission’s Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) is requested to provide an opinion on the safety of titanium dioxide in cosmetic products. This comes in light of the EFS [...]
A new initiative called the International Network for Researching, Advancing, and Assessing Materials for Environmental Sustainability (INFRAMES) has been kicked-off aiming to leverage investmen [...]
Svenska Miljöinstitutet (IVL) leder satsningen som ska accelerera omställningen till säkra och hållbara material, produkter och processer.
The European Commission is clarifying the definition of nanomaterials in a new Recommendation which supports a coherent EU regulatory framework for nanomaterials, helping to align legislation ac [...]
This special issue offers a comprehensive view of the developments made in SbD in the nanotechnology sector by the EC H2020 NanoReg2 and other projects. The ten articles make a substantial contr [...]
The European Commission has begun public consultation on the targeted revision of the EU cosmetic products Regulation, which is set to introduce significant changes to the law.
Prevent har publicerat materialet ”Nanopartiklar – hälsorisker i arbetet” som beskriver var avsiktligt tillverkade nanopartiklar kan finnas i arbetsmiljön och hur man hanterar dem. Utöver skrift [...]
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The European Commission launched a public consultation on how best to reduce the amount of unintentionally released microplastics into the environment. This public consultation will support the [...]
Advanced materials are designed with a purpose to have novel or enhanced properties and improve performance over conventional materials, products and processes. Europe is strong in developing ad [...]
NovaMechanics (www.novamechanics.com) is conducting a survey on the (bio)degradation of nanomaterials and organic coatings on behalf of the EU Observatory for Nanomaterials (EUON) and the Europe [...]
The EU Observatory for Nanomaterials (EUON) has launched two calls for tenders to conduct studies on nanomaterials. The first call is on valid in silico modelling tools and read-across approach [...]