NEDO Project
Research and Development
of Nanoparticle Characterization Methods
— Evaluating risks associated with manufactured nanomaterials —
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  1. Development of characterization methods for manufactured nanoparticles
    1. Development of preparation techniques for manufactured nanoparticles
      1. Development of Preparation Techniques for Nanoparticles Dispersed in Air
      2. Development of Preparation Techniques for Dispersing Nano-sized Particle into Liquid
      3. Development and evaluation of capture efficiency of aerosol nanoparticles
    2. Development of characterization methods for manufactured nanoparticles in media
      1. Development of measurement methods of nanoparticles in air
        1. Test and development of for calibration techniques of measurement
        2. Development of online characterization method of nanoparticles in air
        3. Continuous generation techniques of manufactured nanoparticles for exposure test
      2. Development of measurement methods of nanoparticles in liquid
      3. Development of characterization technique of manufactured nanoparticles by electron microscope
      4. Development of chemical characterization method for industrial nanoparticles and examination of behavior of nanoparticles exposed to rats
  2. Development of exposure assessment methods for nanoparticles
    1. Making emission scenarios
    2. Development of environmental behavior model
    3. Developing exposure assessment method
  3. Development of hazard assessment methods for manufactured nanoparticles
    1. Development of a hazard assessment test for manufactured nanoparticles
      1. Developing Toxicity Evaluating Methods by the Inhalation Exposure
      2. Assessment of dermal morphological effect by dermal exposure
      3. Preparation of profile and development of evaluation methods of biological effects
      4. Development of assessment method of effect on biological redox potential by ESR imaging techniques
      5. Development of hazard assessment method from the viewpoint of systemic effects of manufactured nanoparticles
    2. Development of System for Inhalation Exposure Experiments
    3. Research to extrapolate hazard assessment results to human effects
  4. Development of a framework for risk assessment management
    1. Risk assessment of manufactured nanoparticles
    2. Research on public acceptance and risk governance of nanotechnology