William Marsh Rice University - SH-21008-10

Nanotechnology Industry

Grantee Name: William Marsh Rice University Grant Number: SH-21008-10 Grant Year: 2010

The grantee presented training on the safe handling of nano materials. The target audience were workers whose primary responsibility was safety within small-to-medium sized chemical companies that manufacture or process nano materials. Training materials include PowerPoint presentations and a student manual.

Introduction to Nanomaterials and Occupational Health

Title Language Length Format File Size
Introduction to Nanomaterials and Occupational Health
Module 1: Introduction to Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials
English
30 slides
PPTX 4.26 MB
Module 2: What Workers Need to Know about Nanomaterial Toxicology
English
28 slides
PPTX 967.78 KB
Module 3: Assessing Exposures to Nanomaterials in the Workplace
English
49 slides
PPTX 8.90 MB
Module 4: Controlling Exposures to Nanomaterials
English
81 slides
PPTX 8.84 MB
Module 5: Risk Management Approaches for Nanomaterial Workplaces
English
56 slides
PPTX 1.86 MB
Module 6: Regulations and Standards Relevant to Nanomaterial Workplaces
English
38 slides
PPTX 2.32 MB
Module 7: Tools and Resources for Further Study
English
26 slides
PPTX 3.44 MB
Introduction to Nanomaterials and Occupational Health Student Manual
English
92 pages
PDF 6.65 MB

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