Role of the BioNanoNet Forschungsgesellschaft mbH in the project „NanoProdEx“:
Within „NanoProdEx“, the BioNanoNet Forschungsgesellschaft mbH coordinated the project in all administrative and scientific issues. BioNanoNet initiated, developed and lead the proposal writing of NanoProdEx-project.
"Nanoproducts – Identification and Exposure" (NanoProdEx) was a basic research project in the Research Program NANO Environment, Health and Safety, which is funded with € 99,610. The project was financed by the federal government, represented by the Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management (BMLFUW) and the Federal Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology (BMVIT), represented by the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG). The project is running from 1st October 2012 until 30th September 2013.
(i) a sound list of products, made in Austria and/or marketed in Austria.
(ii) detailed investigation of nano-products prioritized by their relevance for consumers.
(iii) Workshop for exploitation and dissemination of results, involving stakeholders and industry.
(iv) Final report about project and workshop outcomes, including estimated future developments in nano-exposition.