ANTHOS 2024

Advanced (Nano)Materials and Technologies: Science, Research & Innovation for Safety and Sustainability The “Advanced (Nano)Materials and Technologies: science, research & innovation for safety and sustainability” Summit 2024 (ANTHOS 2024) promotes the advancements in technological innovation & research results on Safe-by-Design (SbD) for advanced (nano)materials and beyond. This summit serves as a platform for bringing together…

Webinar on “Reflections on the Precautionary Principle”

You are invited to attend the webinar “Reflections on the Precautionary Principle as an Insturment against Environmental Degradation” by Guillermo Foladori Main public policy instruments for dealing with toxic chemicals. Reductionist and Contextual approaches Normal and post-normal science Cause-effect and the principle of replicability in science Dr. Guillermo Foladori, professor at the Academic Unit of…

Test Guideline No. 126: Determination of the Hydrophobicity Index of Nanomaterials Through an Affinity Measurement

Test Guideline No. 126: Determination of the Hydrophobicity Index of Nanomaterials Through an Affinity Measurement   You are invited to join the webinar on Test Guideline No. 126: Determination of the Hydrophobicity Index of Nanomaterials Through an Affinity Measurement that will be held on Wednesday 20 September at 14:00-15:30 CEST / 08:00 – 09:30 EDT.…

NSC Updates 2023

Dear NSC community, It is our main objective to keep you continuously up-to-date with any NSC-related activities. Here you find a list of all the previous NSC Updates. Feel free to share the information with your colleagues and invite them to directly join the community by signing up to the NSC mailing list. Sincerely, NSC…

NMBP-15 workshop: Towards industrial application of the SSbD approach, 22 Sept 2023, Rome

The safety and sustainability of chemicals and materials and their applications are a cornerstone of current EU policy and industrial strategies.Frameworks and criteria for practical implementation of SSBD approaches have been published by the OECD, European Commission, andindustrial actors, such as CEFIC. These will increasingly become premium aspects to access funding and contracts and are…

MaterialWeek 2024, 17-21 June 2024, Limassol, Cyprus

The MaterialWeek will take place in CrownPlaza Hotel in Limassol, Cyprus from 17th – 21st June 2024. The next good opportunity to strengthen the collaboration and strengthen the community is the NanoWeek 2024, that is not named NanoWeek anymore but MaterialWeek and is organised by 5 sister projects on „characterisation and visualisation“ (HORIZON-CL4-2022-DIGITAL-EMERGING-01-35: Advanced characterisation…

Call for contributions

In almost every conference and meeting, we hear multiple times how important data is and that we should share everything we have and that everything should be easily accessible preferable in a one-stop shop. Even if it is clearly not a solution to address these demands completely, knowing which relevant data resources are available and…