The serious health risks posed by workplace exposure to nanomaterials share some striking similarities to those presented by asbestos. As with exposure to asbestos or other toxic dusts, workplace...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1869 | 27 Feb 2007
Food manufacturing is set to undergo many changes through the use of nanotechnology methods, although some environmental groups have aired concerns about nano-foods. This article looks at the concerns...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1350 | 12 Aug 2005
Some nanofood products are already on the market, with many more nanotech food projects currently at R&D stage. Estimates about the worldwide value of the nanofood market, statistics for the number of...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1330 | 28 Jul 2005
The University of Rochester Medical Center has been given a five year, $5.5million grant by the Department of Defence to look into nanotechnology health risks. Posted April 7 2004
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=743 | 13 Apr 2004
Purdue University researchers have developed a new method to quickly and inexpensively create microfluidic chips, analytic devices with potential applications in food safety, biosecurity, clinical...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=424 | 16 Jan 2004
Nanofilm has launched a new long-lasting anti-fog treatment for plastic and polycarbonate surfaces. The new dry formulation is called Clarity Fog Eliminator. Posted May 11 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=322 | 17 Dec 2003
Scientists at the National Taiwan University (NTU) have developed a catalyst that can be used in masks to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning due to fire. Posted November 11 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=102 | 13 Nov 2003
Coatings on glass or plastics containing AdNano® ITO are highly transparent and feature electrical conductivity, antistatic properties and IR absorption. These properties are additionally complimented...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1601 | 1 Jul 2006
Packaging for food and drink is already benefiting from using nanotechnology methods and devices, such as clay nanoparticles and nanosensors. Nanoclays, molecular barriers, nanocrystals, antimicrobial...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1317 | 25 Jul 2005
Applying nanotechnology techniques to sensors should improve the functionality and performance of sensing devices. Industry applications, the type of things that nanosensors can measure and detect,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1281 | 27 Jun 2005