SESHA 2009 Symposium - Abstract

Nanotechnology: Environment, Health, and Safety

Miller, Clark
(Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ)

This presentation will provide a brief overview of the field of nanotechnology and environment, health, and safety issues surrounding its application. Discussion will focus on highlights of research on the safety of nanoparticles, current safety guidelines from the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, and sources of further information about risk and safety issues surrounding nanotechnology.