|Document ID (ISN)||108719|
|Convention or series no.
||DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No.2007-123
||Progress toward safe nanotechnology in the workplace
||Publications Dissemination, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45226-2001, USA, June 2007. xvii, 177p. Illus. Bibl.ref.
||http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/2007-123/pdfs/2007-123.pdf [in English]
||This document is a report of the progress of the NIOSH Nanotechnology Research Center (NTRC) since its inception in 2004 through 2006. Specific chapters address NTRC research contributions in the following areas: toxicology; hazard evaluation; epidemiology and surveillance; engineering controls and personal protective equipment; fire and explosion safety; safe working methods; information and training; applications.
||USA; nanotechnology; nanoparticles; new technologies; exposure evaluation; health hazards; hazard evaluation
||toxic effects; safety guides; fire hazards; epidemiology; explosion hazards; report of activities; limitation of exposure; personal protective equipment; safe working methods; research; medical supervision; exposure tests; safety and health training; information of personnel; public OSH institutions
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||USA|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
Fire and explosions
|Broad subject area(s)
Fires, explosions and major hazards
Nanotechnology and nanoparticles