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DaNa4.0 – Data on new, innovative and safe application related materials

DaNa4.0 is a science communication project dealing with the safety of novel materials. The project deals with questions whether certain materials could be harmful to humans and/or the environment or whether and how humans and the environment could come into contact with these materials. Complex, toxicological questions from current materials research are prepared in a generally understandable way and presented in a way that is understandable for non-scientists (interested consumers, journalists, politicians, NGOs etc.). These topics are communicated via the website www.nanopartikel.info/www.nanoobjects.info, brochures and info flyers in an interdisciplinary approach with scientists from human toxicology, ecotoxicology, biology, physics and chemistry.


Grant Number: BMBF - 03XP0282
Duration: 01.03.2020 - 28.02.2023

Project Lead

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Dr. Christoph Steinbach, DECHEMA e.V.

Web Coordination

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Dr. Katja Nau, Institute for Automation and Applied Informatics (IAI), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

Project Partners

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DECHEMA e.V., Frankfurt/M. (DE)
http://www.dechema.de/en/start_en.html
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Institute for Automation and Applied Informatics (IAI), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen (DE)
https://www.iai.kit.edu/english/index.php
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Department Bioanalytical Ecotoxicology, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ), Leipzig (DE)
http://www.ufz.de/index.php?en=2121
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Adolphe Merkle Institute (AMI)
https://www.ami.swiss/en/
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