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Nanotechnology To Help Increase Saudi Solar Village Production 5-Fold

In nano, Nanoscale, Solar on November 3, 2008 at 3:39 am

(Nanowerk News) King Abdul Aziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) held a 4-day workshop with IBM Research to discuss the jointly-established Nanotechnology Center of Excellence set up for research into water desalination, solar energy and petrochemicals.
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UConn Opens ‘Clean Room’ For Nanobionics Research

In Uncategorized on November 3, 2008 at 3:37 am

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Thanks to the Meridian Nanotechnology and Development News

Russia Introduces NANOCERTIFICA, Its Own Nanotechnology Certification System

In nano, Nanoscale on November 3, 2008 at 3:35 am

Nanowerk News) The start of NANOCERTIFICA, the Russian Federation’s first certification system for industrial nanotechnology production, was declared at a press conference held on October 22, 2008 at the President Hotel in Moscow.
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European Researchers Developed OLED Element That Can Be Manufactured Using Printing Technology

In Uncategorized on November 3, 2008 at 3:32 am

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Grant to Support Research on Nanopatch Delivery of DNA-Based Malaria Vaccines to Skin

In Uncategorized on November 3, 2008 at 3:28 am

UQ’s Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (AIBN) has received a $100,000 Grand Challenges Explorations Grant for Innovative Global Health Research.

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Nanotechnology takes on superbugs

In nano, Nanoscale on November 3, 2008 at 3:26 am

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NanoImpactNet – for a healthy environment in a future with nanotechnology

In Uncategorized on November 3, 2008 at 3:22 am

Nanowerk News) NanoImpactNet – the European Network on the Health and Environmental Impact of Nanomaterials – is a four-year European Commission sponsored, FP7 coordination project. NanoImpactNet will create a scientific basis for ensuring the safe and responsible development of engineered nanoparticles and nanotechnology-based materials and products, and will support the definition of regulatory measures and implementation of legislation in Europe.
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Nanotechnology is key to improving fuel cell performance

In Uncategorized on November 3, 2008 at 3:20 am

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Nanomaterials May Have Large Environmental Footprint

In nano, Nanoscale on November 3, 2008 at 3:17 am

ScienceDaily (Oct. 23, 2008) — Environmental gains derived from the use
of nanomaterials may be offset in part by the process used to
manufacture them, according to research published in a special issue of
the Journal of Industrial Ecology.
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OECD Work on the Safety of Manufactured Nanomaterials

In Uncategorized on November 3, 2008 at 3:11 am

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NANOTECH: Makers of carbon nanotubes must submit notices under toxic-substance law — EPA (10/31/2008)

In nano, Nanoscale on November 3, 2008 at 3:08 am

Click here to read the notice.