Fact sheet ProSafe

Background and project objectives. The capitalisation of the innovative and economic potential of nanotechnology is hampered by the uncertainty regarding the Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) aspects of nanomaterials and – linked to that – the regulation of these aspects. A number of nanosafety projects try to limit these uncertainties …

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Fact sheet for national Funding Agencies and Regulation Authorities supporting Twinning of projects

Establishing collaboration between the national innovation funding agencies and regulation authorities. Introducing the “twinning approach” to such organisations for the integration of the Safe-by-Design concept to reduce uncertainties and risks of nanomaterials and products containing such materials. The final goal of the twinning of projects is the integration of Safe-by-Design …

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First press release

The capitalisation of the innovative and economic potential of nanotechnology is hampered by the uncertainty regarding the EHS aspects of nanomaterials and –linked to that- the regulation of these aspects. A number of nanosafety projects try to limit these uncertainties by developing methods for testing and assessing the effects and …

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GoNanoBioMat Project

GoNanoBioMat project is funded through the ProSafe Call and aims to enable SMEs (small and medium size enterprises) and their suppliers, and Research Institutes to work on the development and production of polymeric nanobiomaterials for drug delivery implementing Safer-by-Design (SbD) approach.   Project’s Coordinator: Empa – Swiss Federal Laboratories for …

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SAFE-BY-DESIGN IMPLEMENTATION CONCEPT

  Safe-By-Design Implementation Concept ProSafe has developed, based on the NANoREG Safe-by-Design concept (SbD), an implementation concept. This concept has four main elements: The workflows for the implementation of SbD in industrial innovation processes The Safety Dossier for the SbD The Safety Profile for the material or product under development …

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HARMONISATION

ProSafe project completes the search call for collaboration with experts in the field of tools and information for safe by design processes European Horizon2020 Coordination and Support Action ProSafe emphasises the importance of the industrial implementation of the NANoREG Safe-by-Design concept. With one of its objectives being the harmonisation of …

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