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- n. Plural form of nanoform.
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Environmentalists say carbon and graphite should be removed from the list of exempted substances to ensure that all their nanoforms are tested before being sold in Europe.
"We have always been saying that nanomaterials and nanoforms are perfectly covered by the REACH legislation," said Erwin Annys of the European Chemical Industry Council.
"Risk assessment of ENM in the food and feed area should consider the specific properties of ENM in addition to those common to the equivalent non-nanoforms … toxiconetic and toxicity profiles [of ENM] cannot be fully inferred by extrapolation from data on their equivalent non-nanoform," is says.