Nano silver health hazard review

The review of literature on the nano-forms of silver considers data relevant to human health hazards obtained from scientific publications up to June 2012. NICNAS has produced publications on this review that vary in level of technical detail provided:

Nano silver Factsheet - provides a summary of NICNAS's conclusions from the review of relevant literature.

Nano silver Technical Information Sheet - contains more detail on the conclusions of the human health hazard review. The Appendix to this Technical Information Sheet provides the referenced toxicology information from the scientific literature on which conclusions have been based.

Information included in these publications will be updated if significant new findings become available. 

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