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Silver and titanium nanomaterials present in wastewater may have toxic effects on crustaceans and fish cells

19-11-2019
nanoparticles, research, wastewater treatment, pollution

The use of nanoparticles in consumer products like textiles, foods and personal care products is increasing. What is so special about nanoparticles is their tiny size: One nanometre is one billionth of a metre. The small size gives nanoparticles unique and novel properties compared to their bigger counterparts and may, for example, reach locations …