Nanotechnology Project

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Environment, Health and Safety Research

Understanding the fate and behaviour of manufactured nanoparticles in natural waters

Project Information

Principal Investigator
InstitutionUniversity of Birmingham
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Relevance to ImplicationsHigh
Class of NanomaterialEngineered Nanomaterials
Impact SectorEnvironment
Broad Research Categories Exposure
Generation, Dispersion, Transformation etc.
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Funding Information

Anticipated Total Funding$97,449.00
Annual Funding$97,449.00
Funding SourceNERC
Funding Mechanism
Funding Sector
Start Year2007
Anticipated End Year2008


To look at the chemistry of manufactured nanoparticles under realistic environmental conditions and how this relates to aggregation and sedimentation