Stakeholders and citizens

The general public's awareness of nanotechnologies is increasing fast as more and more applications of nanoscience and nanotechnologies turn up in consumer products (see EU survey on social values, science and technology

As a result, an increasing number of people request information and express concerns about the safety of products using nanotechnologies.

The Commission is working hard to ensure that nanoscience and nanotechnologies can bring their benefits to the market while controlling their potential risks. This entails making significant efforts to stimulate information sharing and dialogue among stakeholders to build trust in these technologies.

More on information sharing and dialogue

Nano Safety for Success Dialogue