The NIOSH nanotechnology research program: "Responsible development and commercialization."
TAPPI International Conference on Nanotechnology for Renewable Materials, June 6-8, 2011, Washington, DC. Norcross, GA: TAPPI Press, 2011 Jun; :177-183
Vision: Safe nanotechnology by delivering tools for safety and health at work through research and intervention. Mission: Provide national and world leadership for research and guidance on the implications and applications of nanomaterials on occupational safety and health. Objective: Fill knowledge gaps related to nanotechnology health and safety. Program Summary: 50 Active Projects in the NIOSH Nanotechnology Research Center (NTRC); Maintain Research in 10 Critical areas; Participate as a key agency in the NNI EHS area; Interagency collaborations: OSHA, EPA, CPSC; Strategic business partnerships.
Nanotechnology; Occupational-hazards; Safety research; Guidelines; Hazardous materials; Intervention; Nanomaterials; Partnership; Occupational health programs; Occupational safety programs
TAPPI International Conference on Nanotechnology for Renewable Materials