Identifying hazards is the first step in the risk assessment process, but to do this effectively the hazards must be understood. Engineered nanoparticles, like carbon nanotubes, are beginning to show up in a wide variety of products. The problem is that their hazards are not well understood.
Understanding the hazards presented by processes is critical to protecting workers. Nanoparticles are entering the workplace in new products and processes, but the hazards are not well understood. Read this article to learn more.