Nanotechnologies: Where should they take us? Have your say

About nano

  • Things you might be interested to know about nano…

    Nanotechnologies can be defined as ‘engineering at a very small scale’ and this term can be applied to many areas of research and development – such as...

Categories nano

  • What is it about?

    Nanotechnologies mean ‘engineering at a very small scale’. They can be applied to many areas such as health and medicine, information and...

  • Food

    Nanotechnologies will have an impact on the food industry, from how food is grown, produced, and processed to how it is packaged, transported...

  • Cosmetics

    The applications of nanotechnologies and nanomaterials can be found in many cosmetic products including moisturisers, hair care products,...

  • Sport

    From bicycles to swimsuits, nanotechnology can be used in almost every sport to improve the performance of competitors.

  • Energy

    The world population is growing and with it, the demand for energy. Therefore, energy production is one of the pressing global problems that...

  • Medicine

    We live in a time where the populations of both developed and developing nations are changing. Life-style diseases and an ageing population...

  • Environment

    Nowadays we can find applications of nanotechnologies to the environment on the market, like remediation, water treatment, eco-friendly...

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About nanopinion

  • nanopinion is an EC-funded project bringing together 17 partners from 11 countries with the aim of monitoring public opinion on what we hope from innovation with nanotechnologies. The project is aimed citizens with a special focus on hard-to-reach target groups, which are people who do not normally encounter and give their opinion nanotechnologies at first hand.
  • Dialogue is facilitated online and in outreach events in 30 countries presenting different participatory formats.
  • To promote an informed debate, we also run a strong press & social media campaign and offer a repository with more than 150 resources.
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