• 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.

  • News

    News and information around the topic of nanotechnology.

  • 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.

  • Nano Basics

    Basic information about nanomaterials for humans and the environment.


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

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Current Research

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


Knowledge Base

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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.


Nano Basics

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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.


Current Events

Mon May 29 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
NanOEH 2017
Mon Jun 05 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
16th World Nano Conference
Wed Jun 07 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
ICNFA 2017
Mon Jun 12 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
CompNanoTox 2017
Wed Jun 14 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
NIBS 2017
Wed Jun 14 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
Tue Jun 20 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
2nd Open Meeting Standardisation Nanotechnologies
Wed Jun 21 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
EuroNanoForum 2017
Wed Jun 28 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
Nanotech France 2017
Tue Aug 22 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
European Advanced Materials Congress 2017
Wed Nov 22 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
nanoFIS 2017