Health and Safety Issues of Nanomaterials
Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
EHS Office, N52-496 265 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139
The exciting field of nanotechnology is creating the next industrial revolution in engineering. It is also creating the new field of nanotoxicology. Are nanoparticles more toxic than dust particles we normally work with? Could carbon nanotubes possibly be the next asbestos? Come find out what we know and don't know and how to work safely in your laboratory with nanomaterials.