September 7, 2014 – September 11, 2014
The 9th International Conference on the Environmental Effects of Nanoparticles and Nanomaterials (ICEENN) will be held in Columbia, South Carolina, USA on the 7th-11th September 2014.
Organised by the Center for Environmental NanoScience & Risk (CENR), the conference aims to bring together researchers, regulators and industry to discuss the potential hazards and risks of current and future applications in the key sector of nanotechnology, along with mechanisms to bring about risk reduction while maintaining the economic and social benefits of the sector.
The event aims to cover a wide variety of topics, including sessions on the following areas: Physical and chemical properties of nanoparticles as related to the environment and health; Ageing and effects on fate and behaviour; Toxicology and ecotoxicology; Social and regulatory science; Innovation and applications of nanotechnology to environmental and health issues.
Further information is available from the event website.