Nanotechnology – Toxicological Issues and Environmental Safety and Environmental Safety

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-6075-5 (Print) 978-1-4020-6076-2 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

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    Pages 1-14

    Nanotechnologies: Overview and Issues

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    Pages 15-51

    Biokinetics and Effects of Nanoparticles

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    Pages 53-64

    Nanoparticle Exposure and Systemic/Cardio Vascular Effects – Experimental Data

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    Pages 65-75

    Pulmonary Effects of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes: Inflammatory Response, Oxidative Stress/Signaling, and Recognition by Macrophages

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    Pages 77-90

    Inhalation of Nanomaterials: Short Overview of the Local and Systemic Effects

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    Pages 91-110

    Interactions of Organic Compounds with Mineral Particles, and the Detection of Cell Components in Bacteria by Spectroscopic Methods – Connections to Nanoscience

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    Pages 111-118

    Toxicity of Polymeric Nanoparticles with Respect to their Application as Drug Carriers

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    Pages 119-145

    Risk Assessment Approaches and Research Needs for Nanomaterials: An Examination of Data and Information from Current Studies

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    Pages 147-154

    Risk Assessment Related to Nanotechnology: Environmental and Policy–Making

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    Pages 155-166

    Needs for Regulations, Training, and Education for Health Protection and Environmental Security of Nanotechnologies

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    Pages 167-184

    Bioethics and Legal Aspects of Potential Health and Environmental Risks of Nanotechnology

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    Pages 185-191

    Nanotechnology – The Frame of Worker Training, Public Education, and Participation

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    Pages 193-205

    Use of Membrane Filtration for Water Treatment with Examples from the Republic of Macedonia

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    Pages 207-229

    Current State of Nanostructured TiO2-based Catalysts: Preparation Methods

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    Pages 231-237

    Evaluation of Mean Diameter values using Scherrer Equation Applied to Electron Diffraction Images

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    Pages 239-247

    Occupational Risk Assessment and Management: Focus on Nanomaterials

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    Pages 249-270

    Approaches in Environmental Ecotoxicology

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    Pages 271-276

    Particle Exposure Through the Indoor Air Environment