Standard operating procedures for evaluating nanomaterials for life cycle inventory and life cycle analysis data metrics generation.
Scientific Operating Procedures
Characterization of nanomaterials using field flow fractionation and single particle inductively coupled plasma Mass spectrometery (FFF-ICP-MS and SP-ICP-MS)
Determination of nanomechanical properties by atomic force microscopy
Purification and concentration of nanoparticles using diafiltration
Sample preparation of nano-sized inorganic materials for scanning electron microscopy or transmission electron microscopy
Environmental consequences of nanotechnologies; Nanoparticle dispersion in aqueous media