Instituto tecnológico del embalaje, transporte y logística (ITENE)
ITENE is the specialist Technological Center in R & D in packaging, logistics, transport and mobility. Its mission is to generate scientific and technological knowledge and added value to companies through the implementation of research and innovation in new products, including nanomaterials. ITENE provides business solutions with an integrated view of the supply chain. The centre has advanced facilities and a multidisciplinary team of researchers and technicians with a proven and constantly evolving.
Our Nanosafety research group has wide experience in projects related with the risk assessment and management of engineered nanomaterials (ENMs). ITENE coordinated the FP7 project NanoMICEX, which finalised last March 2015, being focussed on Risk Mitigation, and is currently coordinating the projects NanoMONITOR (LIFE) and NanoDESK (SUODE), both focussed of the development of tools to promote the safe use of ENMs. ITENE was also involved in the joint research projects Guidenano and NanoREG, both related with regulatory risk assessment