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NIA announces two new Member services
NIA announces two new Member services, due to be launched in September, as part of an expanding portfolio of activities: ​Nanotechnology Innovation Council:​ The Council will bring together Members for joint horizon scanning of novel and innovative technologies.  Twice yearly, Council Members will nominate high impact scientific advances in...
ECHA Board of Appeals rules in favour of Industry on SiO2 substance evaluation
The Board of Appeal of the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has released two decision annulling a 2015 ECHA decision requiring additional information and data on Syntetic Amorphous Silica (SAS). The original decision was based on substance evaluation performed by The Netherlands Competent Authority where a number of requests were made.  The...
NIA Regulatory priorities and new Member VITO - webinar and slides
NIA hosted its second open regulatory webinar of 2017 on July 5, combined with a welcome presentation from new Member, VITO. NIA kick off the webinar with a look at priorities in July, that included the catalogue of nanomaterials in cosmetics, ECHA news on guidelines, Board of Appeal outcomes for both titanium and silicon dioxide and newly...