Thursday, November 20, 2008: 8:30 AM-11:00 AM
Salon J (Marriott Philadelphia Downtown)

Environmental Division (09)

#619 - Regulation and Characterization of Environmental Releases from Nanotechnology Product Manufacture and Use (09011)
This session seeks speakers who are involved in all aspects of controlling releases to the environment from manufacture and use of engineered nanostructures, including developing methods for quantitative and qualitative characterization of nanomaterials released to the environment.
Chair:Mary Ellen Ternes
CoChair:Kurt Rindfusz
8:30 AMRegulation and Societal Considerations of Nanotechnology in Commerce
Michael E. Heintz
9:00 AMSampling and Analysis of Nanomaterials in the Environment. A State-of-the-Science Review
Anthony Gaglione, Meghan Camp, Kurt Rindfusz
9:30 AMRemoval of Oxide Nanoparticles In a Model Waste Water Treatment Plant
Ludwig K. Limbach, Robert Bereiter, René Gälli, Wendelin J. Stark
10:00 AMAggregation of Fullerene (C60) Nanoparticles in Monovalent and Divalent Electrolytes: Implications for Fate, Transport, and Bioavailability
Kai Loon Chen, Menachem Elimelech

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