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  • 26-June-2013

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    OECD Guidance Document on Quantitative Methods for Evaluating the Activity of Microbicides used on Hard Non-Porous Surfaces

    This document describes four quantitative methods for efficacy evaluation: bactericidal, mycobactericidal, fungicidal and virucidal. Regulatory authorities have relied upon efficacy data generated using these methods to authorise the placing of biocidal products on the market.

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  • 29-May-2013

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    OECD Guidance Document on Standardised Test Guidelines for Evaluating Chemicals for Endocrine Disruption

    The objective of the Guidance Document is to provide guidance on how to interpret the outcome of individual tests and how to increase evidence on whether or not a substance may be an endocrine disrupter. However, testing strategies or guidance on interpretation from a suite of tests are not given.

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  • 8-March-2013

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    Inventory of recent Environment Policy Briefs, Brochures and Flyers

    This inventory includes recent policy briefs, brochures and flyers related to the environment and chemical safety programmes.

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  • 31-January-2013

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    Update of Test Guidelines and the Mutual Acceptance of Data

    In 2012, the Joint Meeting agreed on the status of deleted and former versions of Test Guidelines with regards to the Mutual Acceptance of Data (MAD). An 18-month transitional period between the Council Decision and the effective date of deletion was agreed, after which no new test using the deleted or the former version of a Test Guideline can be initiated.

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  • 16-January-2013

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    Guidance Document on Assays for Testing The Efficacy of Baits against Cockroaches

    This document provides guidance on conducting laboratory tests to determine and assess the efficacy of test substances and/or the effectiveness of test products used as baits for the control of cockroach species in indoor environments.

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  • 3-December-2012

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    Draft documents for public comments

    This page contains a list of the Guidelines for the Testing of Chemicals.

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  • 3-October-2012

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    Ten new, updated, or corrected Test Guidelines have been adopted by the OECD Council

    The new Test Guidelines are: TG 457 and TG 460. The updated Test Guidelines are TG 109, TG 114, TG 229, TG 211, TG 305, TG 455, and TG 405. The corrected Test Guideline is TG 443

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  • 20-January-2012

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    Report of an OECD Workshop on Metals Specificities in Environmental Risk Assessment

    This is the report of an OECD workshop on metals specificities in environmental risk assessment, held on 7-8 September 2011 in Paris. The workshop was held following a proposal from the Task Force on Hazard Assessment to organise workshops on the hazard assessment of specific groups of chemicals, and identify opportunities for harmonisation of approaches across regions.

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  • 6-December-2011

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    Council Decisions on GLP

    This page details the Council Decisions related to Good Laboratory Practice. The OECD Principles of GLP set out managerial concepts covering the organisation of test facilities and the conditions under which pre-clinical safety studies are executed.

  • 16-September-2011

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    OECD Guidelines for the testing of chemicals and related documents

    The OECD Guidelines for the testing of chemicals are a collection of the most relevant internationally agreed testing methods used by governments, industry and independent laboratories to assess the safety of chemical products.

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