• What do EU citizens think about nanomaterials?

    Posted 19.11.2020

    The EU Observatory for Nanomaterials (EUON) recently carried out a study in five EU countries, Austria, Bulgaria, Finland, France and Poland, published on November 16th, 2020. The study analyzed how consumers perceive nanomaterials and their potential risks to health and environment.


    The study shows that the general awareness of nanomaterials is low but has increased...

  • Product number 4,000 added to The Nanodatabase

    Posted 01.06.2020

    Product number 3000 was published back in April 2017 and now we have reached product number 4000 in the database!

    Silver is still the nanomaterial reported to be used in most products, with the 2nd and 3rd largest groups being Titanium and Titanium dioxide. Nevertheless, in almost 3000 products the type of nanomaterial is...

  • Sweden’s largest nanosafety research programme – Mistra Environmental Nanosafety – launches phase two

    Posted 31.05.2019

    DTU Environment is proud to be involved in Sweden’s largest nanosafety research programme as Stiftelsen för miljöstrategisk forskning (Mistra) launched phase two of it's project on Environmental Nano safety on the 9th of May, 2019.

    The second phase of Environmental Nano safety will gathers researchers from Lund University, Chalmers University of Technology, University of Gothenburg,...