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EHS 0344 - Safe Handling of Engineered Nanoscale Particulate Matter
Introduction & Navigation
Nanoparticle Work at Berkeley Laboratory
Potential for Novel Toxicity/Reactivity
Part 1: Why Are We Concerned?
 - Inorganic Nanoparticles
 - The Toxicity of Novel Nanoparticles
 - Particle Size Dependent Toxicity
 - Ultrafine Particulate Air Pollution
 - Carbon Nanotubes and Asbestos
 - High Surface Area May Drive Toxicity
 - Distribution Across Anatomical Barriers
 - Intrinsically Cytotoxic Nanoparticles
Part 1: Summary
Part 2: Working safely with nanoparticles
 - Use Engineering Controls
 - Performing Work on Equipment
 - Requesting a Hazard Assessment
 - Housekeeping
 - Labeling and Storage
 - Transporting
 - Personal Protective Equipment
 - Nanoparticle Waste
 - Respirators
 - Emergency and Spill Procedures
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