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NIA meets the UK Council for Science and Technology Review Committee on Nanotechnology
The UK Government Council for Science and Technology today invited representatives of the NIA and its corporate members to a meeting in order to discuss the future of nanotechnology in the UK from an industrial perspective. The meeting formed part of the CST Review on actions set out in the Government's response to the Royal Society/Royal Academy...
Ethical issues at the Nanotechnology Workplace
In a joint paper, entitled Ethical and Scientific Issues of Nanotechnology in the Workplace, the US National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and the University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics identify the ethical issues involved in the question of potential health effects of occupational exposure to nanoparticles. The...