This report covers ten main topics:

  • Waste streams containing nanomaterials.
  • Behaviour and fate of nanomaterials in waste processes.
  • Exposure of waste management workers to nanomaterials.
  • Benefits and challenges of nanomaterials posed to the circular economy.
  • Impact of nanomaterials on recycling.
  • Main streams of nanomaterial recyclates.
  • Recycling abatement systems residues.
  • Potential for substitution of hazardous substances by nanomaterials in the recyclate streams.
  • Emission of nanomaterials.
  • Emission control and best available techniques.


The report can be found here.