US NIOSH opens consultation on Health Effects of Occupational Exposure to Silver Nanomaterials Publication

Late January 2016, the US National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has released a draft document on the Health Effects of Occupational Exposure to Silver Nanomaterial. This document contains a literature review as well as recommendations for the safe handling of silver nanoparticles and research needs to fill in data gaps and is now open for comments with a deadline on 21 March 2016.

UPDATE: NIA EXCLUSIVE Consultation - US EPA proposed Rule for TSCA Section 8(a) - DEADLINE: 3 July 2015

UPDATE : NIA Members are invited to comment on the draft reply to the US EPA that was compiled by NIA as a result from the first round of consultation. NIA Members are invited to follow this link to download the draft comments. Comments should be sent to NIA by 3 July 2015.