In daily life consumers use various products which are (according to the label) produced using nanotechnology, or contain nanomaterials. Sometimes this is indeed the case, but nano can also be used as marketing instrument without proof for the use of nano. RIVM has a signaling function for new developments in this area for a large audience and cooperates with a lot of other organizations. (see also nanotechnology in consumer products ). ConsExpo nano is a tool by RIVM for assessment of potential consumer exposure to nanomaterials in consumer spray products.
Publication date 02/01/2012 - 00:00 Modification date 04/20/2020 - 09:55