Protecting Workers from Risks Associated with Nanomaterials: Part I, Exposure Assessment

Posted On: 2015-01-28

"The first step in protecting workers from unsafe exposure to nanomaterials is to understand whether and to what degree they are exposed. Assessing exposure to manufactured nanomaterials such as CNTs in an industrial facility presents special challenges because incidental nanoparticles formed from combustion processes and other indoor particulate create a mixed dust environment...."