Five things worth knowing about nanoparticles and sunscreen video

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  • Risk Bites sunscreen video screenshot
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Description
The University of Michigan Risk Bites takes a look at five things it is worth knowing about nanoparticles in sunscreens. How safe are they?
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Nanometer-sized things are very small, and often behave differently than larger things do.
Nanoscience, nanotechnology, and nanoengineering lead to new knowledge and innovations that weren't possible before.
Nanotechnologies—and their costs, utility, risks, and benefits—are closely interconnected with society and with our values.

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Funding

Risk Bites is supported by the University of Michigan Risk Science Center and the University of Michigan School of Public Health.

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University of Michigan Risk Science Center

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