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No-no to NanoFoods

By MetroFarm Radio Nano Nano NanoFood Food Chain Radio Show #907 • February 2, 2013 • Sat 9AM Pacific Michael Olson hosts Journalist Heather Miller Are nanofoods safe to eat? Nanoparticles are so small they live by their own laws.…

Researchers look to nanotech to keep fruit fresh

By T.V. Padma Researchers are working on ‘nano-film’ packaging materials to extend the shelf-life of fruit and vegetables and reduce huge post-harvest losses in South Asia. The project follows studies at Tamil Nadu Agriculture University (TNAU) showning that a nano-film…

Big Pharma wants nano-scavengers in its drugs

By Rady Ananda Activist Post To clean up its drugs that are contaminated with genotoxic ingredients (which are also carcinogenic), Big Pharma may deploy lab-created, nanosized, polymer-based scavengers. But is the cure any safer? New research explains that: A variety…