Nanotechnology: the new industrial revolution and the wariness of the world community


Issue: №1 (69) 2022

Heading: Topical issues of science and law enforcement practice


Keywords: nanotechnology, nanomaterials, testing of nanomaterials, safety of nanotechnology and nanomaterials, legal regulation of nanotechnology; standardization of nanotechnology, nanomaterials and nanoindustry products, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development.


The article considers nanotechnology as a promising field of knowledge with applied significance; international organizations making efforts to ensure the safety of applied nanotechnology and nanomaterials. The relevance of the topic is justified by the lack of legal regulation, the need to improve legislation in this area, possible risks to human health and environmental safety and the need to develop a testing and control system in this area