EU scientific committee to assess safety of nanosilver

The European Commission Scientific Committee on Emerging and newly Identified Health Risks (SCENIHR) has called for information on the safety, health and environmental effects and role in antimicrobial resistance of nanosilver, for a scientific opinion to be published in early 2013. Interested parties are invited to submit any relevant information that could assist the scientific committee with their assessment by 4 June 2012. A copy of the consultation document is available at: consultation

Chemical Watch, 11 April 2012 ;http://chemicalwatch.com ;