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New cleaner industrial revolution?

Many experts while sharing the view that more research into safety is necessary don’t want to see nanotech products taken out of commercial use. New developments could help the environment and makes the world resources go further. To go to the extreme of a moratorium which prevents a lot that development happening and could in […]

Posted by nano99 on December 3rd, 2009 under Nanotechnology Tags: , , , , ,  •  Comments Off on New cleaner industrial revolution?

Regulations in nanotech

It seems that testing and regulation is not keeping up with the fast pace of innovation. Nano materials have properties that allow them to get in the places in the human body that larger materials don’t. So if they get suspended in the air, for example, they can be breathed down and get very deep […]

Posted by nano99 on November 28th, 2009 under Nanotechnology Tags: , , , , ,  •  Comments Off on Regulations in nanotech

Why going nano?

Nanotechnology – the science of the very small. It used to be a science fiction, but now it’s a fact of everyday life. A nanometer is just one millionth of a millimeter-that’s how much a fingernail would grow in a second. More than a thousand products now widely available make use of the technology. Let’s […]

Posted by nano99 on November 28th, 2009 under Nanotechnology Tags: , , , ,  •  Comments Off on Why going nano?