Latest Regulatory News


EU & Nanomaterials

A survey of citizens in Austria, Bulgaria, Finland, France and Poland was published at the end of 2020 which concluded that in general, EU citizens are demanding better labelling of everyday products containing nanomaterials. They are also asking for an increased awareness of the risks and benefits of products which contain nanomaterials.

The study analysed how citizens perceive nanomaterials and their potential risks to human health and the environment. Despite manufactured nanomaterials being a common part of everyday life, awareness about the nature, characteristics and properties was low.

The general risk perception of nanomaterials was lower than for other modern technologies and confirmed that concerns often correlate with a lack of awareness of nanomaterials.  Key recommendations were to increase European citizens’ awareness of nanomaterials, including their benefits and risks and to expand the survey to all EU countries.

View the final report here.

 

 

Latest Regulatory News

Oct-2022

News > Vet Medicine

The largest seasonal epidemic of Avian Influenza ever in Europe

Around 5,300 detections of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) virus were reported in poultry, captive and wild birds in 36 European/EEA countries and the UK...

Read More

Sep-2022

News

LKC 21st Birthday Event – September 2022

The earliest record dates back to 1363; no, not the origin of the European Regulatory Affairs company LKC – the Schloss Bottmingen, one of only...

Read More

Contact

LKC Switzerland Ltd
P.O. Box 167
4414 Füllinsdorf
Switzerland

Phone: +41 (0) 61 906 8500
LKC@lkc-ltd.com

Information

Registration Number: CHE-113.597.134

Upcoming Events

2007-2022 © Copyright LKC Switzerland Ltd

Sign Up for Newsletter

x