Facts about the safety of new, innovative materials - Health and environmental aspects
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Here you will find further information on new and innovative materials. The DaNa knowledge base provides information on products and applications with nanomaterials. Learn more about the operating procesdures and the criteria catalogue for literature evaluation.

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Knowledge Base

Which innovative advanced materials and nanomaterials are used in which applications? Do humans and/or the environment come into contact with them? What consequences does this have for people and the environment? Is there a risk?
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Many everyday products can contain new, innovative materials - from aluminium oxides in paints to titanium dioxide in sunscreens and zirconium dioxide in fuel cells.
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Operating Instructions

Here you can find Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and laboratory protocols and a SOP template available for Download.
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Literature Criteria Checklist

The literature that provides the basis of the “Knowledge Base Nanomaterials” has been selected in accordance with quality criteria that have been acknowledged worldwide within the scientific community. Particularly with respect to toxicological publications (human and eco toxicology) all described experiments and results were extensively assessed by the DaNa experts using the “Literature Criteria Checklist“, a customised methodology to […]
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