Prior posts have noted the wide use of nanomaterials in consumer goods, and the threat to human health that particles of such size may pose.
An example of the risk posed by nanomaterials is sunscreen. Dermal penetration of some nanomaterials into the skin can potentially pose a hazard to human health...
EPA’s Proposed TSCA Rule for Information Collection on Chemical Substances When Manufactured or Processed at the Nanoscale
Deadline for comment: July 6, 2015
Statutory authority: Section 8(a) of TSCA, 40 C.F.R. Part 704
• EPA is proposing to collect information from companies...