News - 15 Dec 2008
A microscopic biological sensor that detects Salmonella bacteria in lab tests has been developed by an Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientist and university colleagues. The sensor could be...
News - 20 Oct 2008
EFSA is today launching a public consultation on its draft scientific opinion in relation to nanoscience and nanotechnologies and food and feed safety. Nanotechnologies involve the use of substances...
News - 9 Oct 2008
The CAS Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences (SIBS) signed, on 25 September in Shanghai, a collaboration protocol with QIAGEN, a Netherlands holding company and world leading provider of sample...
News - 6 Feb 2008
QuantumSphere, Inc., a leading manufacturer of nano metals and alloys for applications in renewable energy, portable power, defense, electronics and other markets demanding advanced materials, today...
Article - 23 Aug 2019
This article discusses the relationship between food safety and nanofood.
Article - 18 Jan 2018
Prof. Antje J. Baeumner, University Regensburg, Institute for Analytical Chemistry, talks to AZoNano about her research into novel Nanomaterials for improved food safety.
Article - 17 Feb 2017
Of the most common applications for nanotechnology in food safety and quality measures, are nano-encapsulated agrochemicals, food additives and supplements, and antimicrobial active food packaging...
Article - 6 Jul 2015
The wider use of nanomaterials has increased their release into the environment including soil, water, and air, which may lead to unintended contamination of terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems.
Article - 13 May 2004
Dr. Manuel Marquez, a senior scientist at Kraft Foods and the director of the NanoteK Consortium, believes that nanotechnology will play an important and prominent role in food safety. Posted Feb 2004
News - 11 Mar 2008
Food, packaging and agricultural products containing manufactured nanomaterials pose a toxic health risk and should be suspended from sale until new safety testing, laws and appropriate labelling are...