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Inching closer to realistic exposure models

Engineered nanomaterials are often highly reactive and readily transform to new species. New modelling capabilities incorporate these transformations into estimates of environmental exposure concentrations and associated risks more accurately.

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Fig. 1: Engineered nanomaterials often transform during the use of the products containing them.

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Lowry, G.V. Inching closer to realistic exposure models. Nature Nanotech 13, 983–985 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41565-018-0299-4

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