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Document ID (ISN)110327
CIS number 09-1291
ISSN - Serial title 1661-7444 - Beobachter - Arbeit/Travail/Lavoro
Year 2009
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Strebel D.
Title A terrible microscopic danger
Original title Die Zeitbombe jetzt entschńrfen [in German]
Disinnescare subito la bomba [in Italian]
Un terrible danger microscopique [in French]
Bibliographic information 2009, No.24, p.26-29. Illus.
Abstract This article on nanomaterials argues in favour of precautions when handling or eliminating products containing nanomaterials, given the fact that their risks to humans remain largely unknown. It includes several safety recommendations.
Descriptors (primary) nanotechnology; nanoparticles; Switzerland; supply of information; health hazards; new technologies; exposure evaluation
Descriptors (secondary) information dissemination; public OSH institutions; information of personnel; research; limitation of exposure
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceSwitzerland
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
New technologies
Browse category(ies) Nanotechnology and nanoparticles
Exposure evaluation