EU Chemicals Symposium

Event Dates: 
10 Mar 2020
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NIA'S Director General, Dr Claire Skentelbery, will be taking part in the Covance's 'EU Chemicals Symposium - The Changing Chemical Landscape - A New Journey' as a speaker. Join us 10 March 2020 in Brussels. More information HERE.

Workshop on Safe and Sustainable Smart Nanomaterials

Event Dates: 
24 Mar 2020 to 25 Mar 2020
Event Venue: 
Ispra, Italy

The European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC) and the Directorate-General for Research and Innovation (RTD) will jointly organise a Workshop on Safe and Sustainable Smart Nanomaterials in Ispra (Italy) on 24-25 March 2020.

The workshop is focused on smart (responsive, multi-functional) nanomaterials, as such or embedded in products, which are developed for application in industrial sectors such as agriculture, food, packaging and cosmetics.


Scientific Colloquium 25 “Microplastics and nanoplastics in food and feed”

Event Dates: 
08 Jun 2020 to 09 Jun 2020
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Save the date! Microplastics and nanoplastics in food and feed, EFSA 25th Scientific Colloquium, 8-9 June 2020

Microplastics are small particles of plastic less than 5mm in size; nanoplastics are even smaller, ranging from 1 to 100 nanometres (N.B. 1 nanometre equals one-millionth of a millimetre).