About Nanotechnology and Its Unknown Risks

Science’s Tiny, Big Unknown. ‘Nanotechnology may revolutionize our lives. The first generation of engineered products has reached consumers, and with them come hard questions about safety. Magic Nano was billed as a miraculous solution for household drudgery, able to repel dirt and moisture from bathroom surfaces through the wonders of nanotechnology. Instead, the spray-on ceramic sealant quickly has become an emblem of the growing global fears over incorporating artificial particles tens of thousands of times smaller than the width of a human hair into such everyday products as golf balls, sunscreen and clothing.’

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