25/08/2015

The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) issued proceedings from the Topical Scientific Workshop on Regulatory Challenges in the Risk Assessment of Nanomaterials, which was held on the 23rd – 24th October 2014 in Helsinki.

 

21/08/2015

The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has published the following documents in its  Series on the Safety of Manufactured Nanomaterials

19/08/2015

This week, the United Kingdom's Health and Safety Laboratory, a division of the Health and Safety Executive, issued a report assessing how employees encounter airborne nanomaterials during their manufacture, handling and use, as well as the steps companies are taking to ensure safe exposure rates. 

18/08/2015

The European Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC) has published risk assessment test recommendations for nanomaterials based off the results of in-vitro testing of six nanomaterials as a part of a recent study in PLOS One. The study was conducted as part of the FP7-MARINA project.

 

18/08/2015

This month, the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued final guidance on nanomaterial applications in animal feed in a publication, Use of Nanomaterials in Food for Animals(link is external).