New safety data sheet requirements for nanomaterials
9 July 2020
REACH Annex II has been amended with specific safety data sheet requirements for nanomaterials that apply from 1 January 2021. They align safety data sheets with the revised information requirements for nanoforms that entered into force on 1 January 2020.

Nanomaterials and health


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Are substances in nanoforms more dangerous than they are in their normal size? Some are and some are not. Just like any other chemical substance, nanomaterials have to be assessed separately.



ImageFighting cancer using nanotechnology

Nanomaterials are not only used in consumer products, but also in new and innovative medical treatments. Research has shown that nanoparticles can be used to damage and even destroy cancer cells from within.


14 september 2020  | Madrid, Spain
48th Annual Meeting of the European Teratology Society
European Teratology Society

04 oktober 2020  | Denver, Colorado - United States
9th Nano Conference
Sustainable Nanotechnology Conference

16 november 2020  | Grenoble, France
7th International Conference NANOSAFE 2020

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