A tool enabling countries to identify the most appropriate and efficient actions to solve specific national problems related to chemicals management. It has been developed by the Inter-Organization Programme for the Sound Management of Chemicals (IOMC) of which OECD is a member.
The second volume compiles information for use during the regulatory assessment of food/feed products of modern biotechnology (compositional considerations, use, key products & components), that should be of value for commercial applicants, regulators, assessors and scientists.
This brochure highlights the OECD Environment, Health and Safety Programme on-going and planned work for 2013-16.
Read the last issue of this newsletter that provides an update on the main events and activities of the Environment, Health and Safety Programme of the OECD.
This brochure marks 25 years of OECD’s Chemical Accidents Programme. It explains its history, many of its achievements since it was established in 1988, and the key concept summing up the way forward which is vigilance.
Read the two new reports on perfluorinated chemicals that have been published with the aim of raising awareness of these chemicals in governments, the private sector and civil society. They support efforts in the framework of the Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management (SAICM) to improve information sharing at a global level.
Predicting the properties of chemicals without animal testing, substitution of hazardous substances, the sustainable use of manufactured nanomaterials or integrated pest management are some examples of the way OECD work on chemical safety and biosafety is contributing to green growth.