• Knowledge Base

    Carbon black in tires, quantum dots in LEDs or titanium nitride in PET bottles ...
    Our knowledge base provides information on products and applications of nanomaterials, illuminates health and environmental aspects.

    More
  • News

    News and information around the topic of nanotechnology.

    More
  • Research

    Research regarding the impacts of nanoparticles on people and the environment is needed. The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research funds projects to fill knowledge gaps and to initiate measures to identify and minimize risk.

    More
  • Nano Basics

    Basic information about nanomaterials for humans and the environment.

    More

Welcome to DaNa2.0 (Data and knowledge on Nanomaterials)

What exactly are nanoparticles? What is meant by “exposure”? When do toxicologists speak of a risk? This and many more questions regarding research on safety aspects of nanomaterials are answered here: www.nanoobjects.info

SOPs & Lab Protocols

Protocols
can be found here !

question to expert

Ask our experts!

NanOxiMet Final Workshop 2016

On 2nd May 2016, the ERA-Net SIINN project NanOxiMet (Oxidant generating capacity as a metric to allow grouping of nanomaterials and prediction of human health effects) is hosting its final workshop " Oxidative potential as a metric for nanomaterial grouping?" in the premises of DECHEMA in Frankfurt/Main, Germany.

 

The interesting program offers lectures of international experts like Prof. Flemming Cassee (RIVM and University of Utrecht, NL), Dr. Keld Alstrup Jensen (NRCWE, Denmark), Dr. Markus Kalberer (University of Camebridge, UK), Dr. Ian Mudway (King's College London, UK) together with NanOxiMet partners on nanomaterials (NM) and their oxidative potential concerning characterisation, toxicological effects and possible grouping approaches.

 

Thematic Sessions:

  • characterization and "challenges" of NM especially of oxidative potential
  • toxicological effects of NM focusing on the three tiers of oxidative stress
  • Oxidative Potential as promising metric for NM grouping, in epidemiology and in regulation?

 

Further Information on this workshop can be found in the programme (PDF, 31KB) or on the NanOxiMet Website via the following link http://www.nanoximet.eu/?page_id=425

 

WHEN: 02. May 2016

WHERE: DECHEMA Society for Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology e.V, Theodor-Heuss-Allee 25, 60486 Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Registration: The workshop is free of charge. Registration is open until 25th March 2016 via the Online Form http://www.nanoximet.eu/?page_id=427

 

Contact: Dr. Bryan Hellack, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Current Research

Graphene interlayer © bonninturina / fotolia.com

Information on the sponsorship programmes of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research on nanotechnologies for humans and the environment.

Read more...

Knowledge Base

nano © eccolo / fotolia.com

A database with important and generally understandable aspects on health and environment of applied nanomaterials as well as facts on the safety of manufactured nanomaterials.

Read more...

Nano Basics

Graphene © arsdigital / fotolia.com

The chapters on release, exposure, uptake and behavior of nanomaterials in the human body and in the environment as well as the risk assessment will give you a first overview.

Read more...

 

Cookies make it easier for us to provide you with our services. With the usage of our services you permit us to use cookies.
Ok