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148. Carbon nanotubes


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Title: 148. Carbon nanotubes
Authors: Hedmer, Maria
Kåredal, Monica; Gustavsson, Per
Rissler, Jenny
Issue Date: 2013
Extent: 238s
Publication type: report
Publisher: Arbets- och miljömedicin, Göteborgs universitet
Organization: The Nordic Expert Group for Criteria Documentation of Health Risks from Chemicals; Arbetsmiljöverket
Series/Report no.: Arbete och Hälsa, vetenskaplig serie
2013;47(5)
Keywords: carbon nanotubes, CNTs, fibrosis, inflammation, lung effects,
Abstract: Carbon nanotubes (CNTs) can be seen as graphene sheets rolled to form cylinders. CNTs may be categorised as single- (SWCNT) or multi-walled (MWCNT). Due to the small size, the number of particles as well as the surface area per mass unit is extremely high. CNTs are highly diverse, differing with respect to e.g., diameter, length, chiral angles, chemical functionalisation, purity, stiffness and bulk density. Today, CNTs are utilised primarily for the reinforcement of composite polymers, but... more
ISBN: 978-91-85971-46-6
ISSN: 0346-78821
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/34499
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