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Our aim with Nano&me is to provide balanced, easy to understand information about nanotechnology and be the hub of debate for everyone to discuss the important issues which arise from its use. Visit the site and let us know what you think….

If you would like to link to the site or discuss partnering with us to use the site as part of your own public involvement projects contact Hilary Sutcliffe on [email protected]

We apologise that some of the links on the site may not work. The UK government gave us a grant for this pilot site. We are currently fundraising to bring the site up to date and create the hub for debate that we think is so important.

Please contact [email protected] if you can help us!


Reflections Reports MATTER Documents Response Speeches Articles

Nano and Food Issues Review for Workshop 4th March 09 Opinion formers were interviewed to distil the key issues of nano and food requiring action. The report focuses on the key issues raised, while the workshop report outlined the actions needing to be taken based on the opinions of those attending.

Views include: “no-one knows who is using what, how and where, it is a real mess” and “is it 100nm, 200nm or is it 300nm – is size even relevant – no-one seems to agree on the basics?” “What’s the business response? Hide.” Download PDF

‘An uncertain business: the technical, social and commercial challenges presented by nanotechnology’

Prepared for the Royal Society, Insight Investment and the Nanotechnology Industries Association October 2006 – by Hilary Sutcliffe for Acona Download PDF

Workshop Report Download PDF