Biotechnology and Nanotechnology Risk Assessment: Minding by Steven Ripp, Theodore Henry

By Steven Ripp, Theodore Henry

content material: PREFACE ; 1. realizing AND dealing with SOCIAL probability IN rising expertise probability review ; PAUL B. THOMPSON, PH.D. ; 2. CASE learn OF AN EMERGENT NANOTECHNOLOGY: opting for ENVIRONMENTAL dangers FROM SILVER NANOTECHNOLOGY via a professional ELICITATION technique ; EMMA FAUSS, MICHAEL GORMAN, AND NATHAN SWAMI ; three. ENVIRONMENTAL software AND dangers OF NANOTECHNOLOGY: A BALANCED VIEW ; JIE ZHUANG AND RANDALL W. GENTRY ; four. ENVIRONMENTAL destiny, shipping, AND TRANSFORMATION OF CARBON NANOPARTICLES ; LIWEN ZHANG AND QINGGUO HUANG ; five. ECOTOXICITY OF FULLERENES AND CARBON NANOTUBES: A severe evaluate OF proof FOR NANO-SIZE results ; ELIJAH J. PETERSEN AND THEODORE B. HENRY ; 6. NANOTOXICOLOGY within the MICROBIAL global ; STEVEN RIPP ; 7. METHODOLOGIES FOR TOXICITY tracking AND NANOTECHNOLOGY chance review ; SILVANA ANDREESCU, MIHAELA GHEORGHIU, R?FAT EMRAH OZEL, AND KENNETH N. WALLACE ; EDITOR'S BIOGRAPHIES ; INDEXES ; writer INDEX ; topic INDEX

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The Silver Nanotechnology Commercial Inventory. Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies. Published on: September 2008. org/inventories/silver/ (accessed April 1, 2010). 34. Patel, N. EPA fines IOGEAR $208,000 for making unverified claims about germ-resistant mice. Engadget Published Online: March 7, 2008. com (accessed April 5, 2010). 35. ; Gorman, M. ; Deshpande, S. Identification of Risks in the Life Cycle of Nanotechnology-Based Products. J. Ind. Ecol. 2008, 12, 435–448. 36. ; Gorman, M. ; Swami, N.

Table 7. Exposure Scenarios Absorption (dermal) - The level of risk of exposure to nanosilver through dermal absorption. Inhalation/Absorption (lung) - The level of risk of exposure to nanosilver through inhalation or absorption through the lung. Ingestion - The level of risk of exposure to nanosilver through ingestion. This can include ingestion from a food source or from the use of the product. Aquatic release exposure - The level of risk of exposure that nanosilver is released into the aquatic environment.

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