Progressing Together – 2nd CUSP Annual Meeting

CUSP members will convene in Ispra, Italy from June 8–10 for the consortium's second annual meeting. In a hybrid event taking place in part at the facilities of the European Commission’s Joint Research Center (JRC) in Ispra, Italy and in part online, CUSP members will discuss the progress achieved during the last year, while coordinating research […]

InnoMat.Life: From Nano- to Advanced Materials

This conference addresses stakeholders from policy, science, industry and NGOs who are dealing with regulatory implications of innovative materials in the context of chemical safety. InnoMat.Life will present the final project outcomes and aims to discuss them in a broader context of other ongoing initiatives. Find out more and register here:

A free webinar is being hosted by SETAC: Recommendations for Microplastic Toxicity Testing and Hazard Characterization

About this event Reliable toxicity data is needed to assess the potential risk of microplastic exposure to aquatic ecosystems. This includes a more complete foundational understanding of microplastic toxicity and better characterization of the hazards they may present. However, there are notable shortcomings and data gaps in the available microplastic toxicity literature. This presentation will […]

CUSP workshop on human health risk assessment frameworks for micro- and nanoplastics


Assessing human health effects of micro- and nanoplastics (MNPs) is challenging for several reasons. MNPs are complex mixtures. MNPs may have different geometries, shapes and sizes. They can be made from different polymer types and contain various additives and contaminants. Join us for a special workshop on Tuesday 14 March at 12:30 – 17:00 CET, organised by […]

51st European Environmental Mutagenesis and Genomics Society (EEMGS) & 27th Spanish Environmental Mutagenesis and Genomics Society (SEMA) meeting

Málaga, Spain

The Spanish Environmental Mutagenesis and Genomics Society (SEMA) invites you to participate in the 51st congress of the European Environmental Mutagenesis and Genomics Society (EEMGS), that will take place with their 27th Scientific Meeting. The congress will be entitled «Back to the sunny seashore of genotoxicology: a dive into new developments and applications» and held in the beautiful […]

Inhaled Particles and NanOEH Conference 2023

Manchester, UK

In 2023, two internationally renowned conferences, Inhaled Particles and NanOEH are coming together to disseminate the current knowledge and understanding surrounding (nano)particle and fibre hazard, exposure and risk. This collaborative conference will be held in Manchester (UK) at the Hilton Deansgate hotel, between the 15th and 18th of May 2023. Click here for more information about this […]

Nanosafety Training School: Towards Safe and Sustainable by Design Advanced (Nano)Materials

Venice, Italy

The School aims to transfer state-of-the-art knowledge on a variety of topics from key experts to the new generation of professionals working in the areas of safety and sustainability of advanced (nano)materials. To this end, the School will deliver keynote lectures and will engage the participants in interprofessional training by means of roleplay and hands-on […]

NanoSafe conference 2023

Grenoble, France

Organized every two years in Grenoble since 2008, the nanoSAFE conference aims to share the latest research results on health and safety issues related to nanomaterials and beyond for a socially responsible approach. The 8th International Conference on Health and Safety Issues for a socially responsible approach to nanomaterials will be held in Grenoble, France […]

Euro Nano Forum 2023

Lund, Sweden

Every second year, Euronanoforum brings industry, academia, policy makers and other stakeholders together to discuss developments on nanotechnologies in an open forum. Thus, this is a conference which can build on an excellent track record and an interested audience. In 2023, the EuroNanoForum will be held in Sweden, from the 11th to the 13th of […]

2023 ICCA MARII Workshop – Presentation from POLYRISK

Seattle, USA

The 2023 ICCA MARII Workshop, organised by the International Council of Chemical Associations, is taking place 12 to 14 June in Seattle, USA. Raymond Pieters, project coordinator of the POLYRISK research project, will take part in a special session on human health risk frameworks and talk about the needs for human health microplastics risk assessments. […]