Nano intiative puts safety first

Thirteen companies, universities and research institutes are joining forces to develop standard measuring and test methods to analyse safety issues relating to nanomaterials. The NanoCare research project, which starts in March and is sponsored by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research, also intends to create new nanoparticles and to analyse their effects on […]

Thirteen companies, universities and research institutes are joining forces to develop standard measuring and test methods to analyse safety issues relating to nanomaterials. The NanoCare research project, which starts in March and is sponsored by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research, also intends to create new nanoparticles and to analyse their effects on human health and the environment.