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NIA in Parliament

Today’s Hansard features a reference to the Nanotechnology Industries Association (NIA) by the UK Secretary of State (Science and Innovation), Malcolm Wicks. The reference was made as part of the Secretary’s answer to a question from Iain Wright (Hartlepool, Labour) as to what assessment [the Secretary] has made of the (a) present and (b) future importance to the (i) UK and (ii) North East economy of nanotechnology; and what steps his Department is taking to support this industry.

The Secretary’s answer refers to the '‘pump priming’ funding that includes…support for the Nanotechnology Industry Association - an independent organisation that promotes the responsible use of nanotechnology and raises awareness of its many applications among key audiences’.

 

Follow this link to view the UK Secretary of State's answer to the question.

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