Nanotechnology Project

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Environment, Health and Safety Research

Impact and recovery of groundwater microbial communities exposed to manufactured nanomaterials

Project Information

Principal Investigator
InstitutionUniversity of Oxford
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Relevance to ImplicationsHigh
Class of NanomaterialEngineered Nanomaterials
Impact SectorEnvironment
Broad Research Categories Hazard
Risk Assessment
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Funding Information

Anticipated Total Funding$107,750.00
Annual Funding$107,750.00
Funding SourceNERC
Funding Mechanism
Funding Sector
Start Year2007
Anticipated End Year2008


To determine the impact of MNP exposure on the diversity and activities of natural microbial communities in groundwater