NIA Members are invited to contribute to two standardisation documents:
- Ahead of the CEN/TC 352 meeting in Berlin in March, the draft document on Nano-responsible development — Integration of risk and benefit assessment in the production, marketing and use of nanotechnologies, nanomaterials and/or products incorporating nanomaterials is up for comments; the deadline for submitting comments is 3 March 2014.
- ISO/TC 229 develops a standard on the characterisation of quantum dots via UV-Vis absorption spectroscopy. ISO/DTS 17466 - Use of UV-Vis absorption spectroscopy in the characterization of cadmium chacolgate semiconductor -- Nanoparticles (Quantum dots) is open for comments until 26 March 2014.
Please follow the above links in order to contribute to NIA's position at the two standardisation meetings.