Discussions and presentations held as part of the NIA's recent symposium, Mandatory Reporting Schemes & Databases of Nanomaterials, have been reported on by a leading chemicals industry periodical. The article, entitled Member states push ahead on national nanomaterials registers, briefs readers on the day's events.
It chiefly highlights the presentations on the proposed Danish and Belgian reporting schemes. These were given by representatives of the respective national authorities drafting them. It also highlights the talk on te scheme being discussed in Sweden, and provides quotes from the European Commission representative's talk.
The views shared in discussions by industrial stakeholders present at the event are also reported upon. Two lines of debate were picked out by the reporter as being of particular interest.
NIA Members can read the briefing here.