lunes, 20 de febrero de 2012

Children Most Exposed to Nanoparticles of Titanium Dioxide in Candy

Children may be receiving the highest exposure to nanoparticles of titanium dioxide in candy, which they eat in amounts much larger than adults, according to a new study.

Published in ACS' journal, Environmental Science & Technology, it provides the first broadly based information on amounts of the nanomaterial -- a source of concern with regard to its potential health and environmental effects.

Source:
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/02/120215123836.htm