1. Nanotechnology is the study of manipulating and controlling matter on a molecular scale with dimensions between 1 and 100 nanometers, where phenomena enable novel applications
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2. Applications of nanotechnology
  • Food
  • Sports
  • Textiles
  • Sunscreen

3. Uses of silver nanoparticles
  • Electronics
  • Storage
  • Cosmetics
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4. Drawbacks of silver nanoparticles
  • Medical: inhalation of these particles is parallel to the problems of inhaling absestos
  • Agricultural: may destroy bateria that kill ammonia from unclean water.
  • Financial: production of these particles is extremely expensive, making product prices higher.
  • International Safety: make atomic weapons more accessible.
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5. Images
Used in food packaging
Used in food packaging

nanotechnology used in clothing
nanotechnology used in clothing



nanotechnology used in sports equpiment
nanotechnology used in sports equpiment







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6. List of resources
www.nano.gov
  • understandingnano.com/food.html
    nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=1360.php
    www.sciencedaily.com
    www.sigmaaldrich.com/materials-science.silvernano.applications
    www.nanotech-now.com/current-uses.htm
    science.howstuffworks.com