ChemWatch continues debate on PSLT

Yesterday's issue of ChemWatch dedicated an Fresh debate over rodent tests for lung cancer with PSLTs-. Based on a commentary by Danish research Group (Ulla Vogel et al), and the reply by Driscolletal_2020 in Partcile & Fibre Toxicology it became clear that the issue still raises a series of questions. Whereas [...]

By |2020-07-31T13:09:13+02:0031 July 2020|Geen categorie|

Tyre wear a significant source of airborne microplastics

A lot of focus on microplastic waste is to prevent plastic going into our environment. Tyres consist of a mix of elastomers such as rubber (natural and synthetic), carbon black, steel cord, fibres, and other organic and inorganic components used to improve their stability. Tyre wear particles are produced by shear forces [...]

By |2020-07-27T13:11:01+02:0027 July 2020|Geen categorie|
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