Are nanomaterials being released from printers and photocopiers?

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Yes, nanomaterials are being generated during the printing process and released into the air in the form of fine dust. As these respirable dust particles are capable of reaching the deeper regions of the lung, printer and copy machines are nowadays located outside the offices in separate rooms.

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