AVICENN (Association de Veille et d’Information Civique sur les Enjeux des Nanosciences et des Nanotechnologies), est destinée à favoriser les échanges entre les citoyens au sujet des « nanos ». Son objectif est d’obtenir la transparence et la démocratisation des choix concernant la recherche, le développement, la commercialisation et l’utilisation des nanotechnologies et nanomatériaux.
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Présenté par la Société de Protection des Plantes du Québec, en collaboration et l’Observatoire québécois sur les nanotechnologies dans le bioalimentaire les 5 et 6 juin 2013 à l’Hôtel Sheraton Four Points de Québec, le congrès 2013 vous initiera et vous fera découvrir certaines utilisations de la nanotechnologie en agriculture et en foresterie.
By G Ramachandran. Imprint: William Andrew, 2011, 304 p.
The book will take a systematic look at nanoparticle risks within the paradigm of risk assessment, consider the limitations of this paradigm in dealing with the extreme uncertainties regarding many aspects of nanoparticle exposure…
By Christian Earl Henry Beaudrie. Thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy in the Faculty of graduate studies (resource management and environmental studies) the University of British Columbia canada. February 2013.
. This thesis investigates the challenges that nanotechnologies pose for risk regulation, and aims to inform [...]
By L. Wang J, Gerlach JD, Savage N, Cobb GP.Department of Environmental Toxicology, The Institute of Environmental and Human Health,TexasTechUniversity,Lubbock,Texas. Jan 2013.
While we are taking advantage of nanomaterials (NMs) and nano-products, they may pose a risk to humans and the broader environment…
Alexandrescua, K. Syverudb, A. Gattic, G. Chinga-Carrascoba. Department of Chemical Engineering, NorwegianUniversityof Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim, Norway. Paper and Fibre Research Institute,March 2013
Cellulose nanofibrils based on wood pulp fibres are most promising for biomedical applications. Bacterial cellulose has been suggested for some medical applications and is presently used as wound dressing. However, [...]
By Susmita Bandyopadhyay, Jose R. Peralta-Videa and Jorge L. Gardea-Torresdey. Environmental Engineering Science, Vol. 30, No. 3, 2013
In this review, the authors have discussed the available literature concerning detection, characterization, and measurement techniques for NMs in food and agricultural matrices…
By Raymond M. David. Environmental Engineering Science. March 2013, 30(3): 97-100
The reviews of the science that follow, initiated by the ICEMN organization and led by specific ICEMN members, are an approach to use. It is presented as a guide to regulatory scientists and others who are not engaged in direct research, but have a [...]
By Safe Work Australia. Publication date : March, 18, 2013
The report finds that significant quantities of material, which can present health risk, are emitted from composites by high energy machining processes like cutting with an electric disc saw or band saw. If the composite contains a hazardous nanomaterial, the health risk from the [...]
By The Danish Council for Strategic Research and The Danish Agency for Science, Technology and Innovation
Date of publication: Mar 06, 2013
An independent, international peer review panel has carried out an evaluation of the programme “Interdisciplinary Use of Nanotechnology, Biotechnology and Information and Communication Technology” (NABIIT) funded by the Danish Council for Strategic Research…