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The innovative and economic potential of Manufactured Nanomaterials (MNMs) is threatened by limited understanding of MNM safety aspects along the value chains. Substantial efforts have given insights in toxicity of and exposure to MNMs. However, today’s knowledge is not comprehensive enough for regulatory purposes, answering open questions is urgently required. The FP7 project NANoREG, which started in 2013, aims to provide the right answers to Society, Industry and the National Regulation and Legislation Authorities.

Visit the NANoREG website (external link, last accessed 28 March 2014).