Product number 2000 added to The Nanodatabase!
We have just added product number 2000 to The Nanodatabase making it the first database in the world to go beyond this magical number and the largest database on products that entail nanomaterials and/or are claimed to be based on nanotechnology.
For more information on product number 2000 see http://nanodb.dk/en/product/?pid=4002 and for more...
Nanosilver in food supplements could potentially harm our cells
Danish researchers from the Southern University of Denmark have now demonstrated that nano-silver can damage human cells. Many supplements contain nanosilver and it is this exposure that Danish Food Authorities now warns Danes against. The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) recently concluded that there is insufficient knowledge to determine whether nanosilver is dangerous or not. But it may...
Nano in the environment – an unknown risk
Studies show that nanoparticles can have negative effects on the environment.
A new article by Louise Sales have summarized recent studies, that have shown different negative effects on the environment. A Dutch study have shown that exposure to certain nanoparticles damage the health of earthworms. In addition, a US study has found an adverse impact on plants and...