|What´s "nano" doing in the waste?|
-> An increasing number of products contain nanomaterials which end up in the waste sooner or later. To this day, their effects are still unknown. -> There is hardly any information on substances and quantities of nanomaterials used in mass products. -> This poses challenges for both Austrian waste management and legislation. -> Proposed solutions include the introduction of a standardised register for quantities of nanomaterials in products, consumer-friendly labelling and control of work safety in the waste sector.