NSC projects @ IndTech 2024

From 3-5 June 2024, the INDTech 2024 (Industrial Technologies) conference took place in Namur, Belgium, as the European Union flagship event bringing together stakeholders from research organizations, industry, SMEs, and policymaking. In presentations, round table discussions, and at the exhibition area, the participants discuss the state-of-the-art, technological challenges, as well as future trends in the…

NSC Updates 2024

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 NSC Updates published in 2024. 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,…

Industrial Technologies 3-5 June 2024

The NanoSafety Cluster (NSC) has secured a booth at the Industrial Technologies 2024 (Conference – INDTech (indtech2024.eu)) event in Belgium on 3-5 June. This is a good opportunity for projects to promote themselves to relevant stakeholders including staff from the European Commission, industry and scientists. All NSC projects can take advantage of this opportunity, being…

NSC publication: “ Roadmap Safe and Sustainable Advanced and Innovative Materials 2024-2030“

NSC Releases Roadmap for Safe and Sustainable Advanced Materials 2024-2030 In a bid to address pressing environmental and health concerns, the Nano Safety Cluster (NSC) has unveiled a comprehensive roadmap titled “Roadmap Safe and Sustainable Advanced and Innovative Materials 2024-2030.” This strategic document outlines a path towards the development and utilization of advanced materials that…

NanoTox, 23-25 Sept 2024, Venice, Italy

The 11th International Conference on NanoToxicology – NanoTox 2024 – will take place in the historic centre of Venice at Centro Culturale Don Orione Artigianelli on 23-25 September 2024. NanoTox is a forum aimed at personnel from research and academic institutions as well as from industry, governmental agencies, and other relevant organisations interested in: (Eco)Toxicity…

A Note from the Coordination Team

Dear member of the NSC-Community, We hope this message finds you well. In the past year, several changes have occurred in the NSC-community, which we wanted to summarize and signpost in this note. As a starting point, we completely updated all the communication activities, with now having monthly “NSC Update”-mails that replace the newsletter from…

ANTHOS’24 recap

The first summit of its kind, ANTHOS’24 – “Advanced (Nano)Materials and Technologies: science, research & innovation for safety and sustainability” – took place from 4 to 7 March 2024 at the TWELVE Conference Center in Vienna and was accompanied by satellite events before and after the core program. The exciting summit attracted 163 people from…

Malta Initiative publishes Priority List

What is the Malta Initiative Priority List? Since 2017 the Mata Initiative has been working to update OECD Test Guidelines (TG) and Guidance Documents (GD) to ensure that they are applicable to nanomaterials and (other) advanced materials. OECD TGs are essential for industry and regulatory authorities involved in the testing and evaluation of chemicals and…

ANTHOS 2024 (4-7 March 2024, Vienna, AT)

          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) will take place from 4 – 7 March 2024 in Vienna, Austria and promotes the advancements in technological innovation & research…

Ten simple actions to make NanoSafety Cluster Research Output more Findable

Egon Willighagen https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7542-0286  DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.10533126   A lot is written about the FAIR principles for making data findable, accessible, interoperable, and reusable (just search for FAIR “NanoSafety Cluster” in Google Scholar). But the NanoSafety Cluster (NSC) is putting these things into practice. This document describes a few solutions adopted by the NSC that can be used…