Nano Risk Analysis: Advancing the Science for Nanomaterial Risk Management


Washington, DC

Event Dates

Wednesday, 10 September 2008 to Thursday, 11 September 2008

The SRA Emerging Nanoscale Materials Specialty Group is pleased to announce their workshop: “Nano Risk Analysis: Advancing the Science for Nanomaterial Risk Management, which was held at George Washington University in Washington, DC.” The workshop is co-sponsored by the National Science Foundation, U.S. EPA National Center for Environmental Assessment, Johns Hopkins Institute for NanoBioTechnology, NanoGram Corporation, ILSI –Health and Environmental Sciences Institute, BASF Corporation, Evonik-Degussa, U.S. Department of Defense Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program, The National Capital Area Chapter of Society for Risk Analysis, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, and the Women’s Council for Energy and the Environment.

Additional information can be found at the workshop web site. The meeting agenda and draft versions of the five white papers prepared for the workshop are now available here (log in required).