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Nanomaterials versus safety of workers—a short review

WithDaniela da Conceição Peixoto Teixeira, Paulo A.A. Oliveira

Nanomaterials are particles invisible to human eye. These materials are present in everyday life. Currently, there are several working places, where workers are exposed to this kind of agents, this causes a health and safety concern. The current work aims to disclose the importance of the work safety on the protection of workers that are exposed to nanomaterials.