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Old 04-08-2011, 07:54 PM
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...how does a case of exposure of workers to something become a measure of the scale of its use exactly?
Oh.

Let me elaborate; many of the more useful nanomaterials, such as carbon nanotubing, have, or their dust/waste have carcinogenic properties.

I seem to recall reading an article about several cases where there were workers directly exposed to it for long periods of time in manufacturing plants, and there were sudden and otherwise unexplainable cancer outbreaks amidst those groups of workers.
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