• Nanoparticles in the work environment - a risk for male fertility?

    Posted 06.10.2015

    Research from the National Research Centre for the Working Environment in Denmark has shown that inhalation of nanoparticles could potentially affect sperm quality.

    The studies were carried out on mice in two different experimental setups. First, adult male mice were directly exposed to nanoparticles and subsequently observed to have a significantly decreased production of sperm as well...


  • Where is the nano food in Europe?

    Posted 28.09.2015

    An independent testing commissioned by Friends of the Earth in Australia has found nanoparticles of titanium dioxide (TiO2) and silica (SiO2) in a range of food products (see

  • Carbon nanotubes can harm human lungs according to Ingeniøren

    Posted 21.09.2015

    Ingeniøren, which is a Danish newspaper, is running a online story about carbon nanotubes and how they might harm humans if inhaled after the US company Tesla Nanocoatings have made their products available on the European and Danish market. 

    For more on the story in Ingeniøren, see...