IMPLICATIONS AND REGULATIONS


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IMPLICATIONS AND REGULATIONS
IMPLICATIONS AND REGULATIONSWhile there is much deserved enthusiasm and interest in the potential impact of nanotechnology, there are also concerns of the impact of this technology on society and the environment. This is based on the lack of understanding of the effects of nanoparticles on living organisms, which has not been a major consideration of the research community or of governmental funding agencies until relatively recently.Nevertheless, recent findings have highlighted that there may be reason for concern. It was reported that nanoparticles or nanofibers that are inhaled by living organisms may lead to lung diseases, such as fibrosis.87 In another st…
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Hwaiyu Geng, CMfgE, PE: Semiconductor Manufacturing Handbook, Second Edition. IMPLICATIONS AND REGULATIONS, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2018 2005), AccessEngineering Export