Call for Papers: Regulation of Nanotechnologies

The European Journal of Law and Technology (EJLT) will publish a special issue on The Regulation of Nanotechnologies. Abstracts are due by March 31, 2011.

The objective of this special issue will be to discuss the impact of nanotechnologies on consumer behaviour, policy and law which relate to European issues as well as within the international context. The papers may pertain to a range of nano-applications such as in foods and feed, medical products, chemicals and other consumer products. Contributions that cover various aspects of risk in nanotechnologies as well as policy and regulatory instruments are particularly welcome.The editors of this special issue welcome contributions reflecting different perspectives, methodological approaches, international and cross-cultural contexts.