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.
Micro-organisms play a fundamental role in the environment and the current developments in environmental microbiology have potential applications for agriculture, bioremediation, production and cleaning purposes. Based on a conference, this book provides a situation overview.
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.
Read the June 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.
This brochure highlights the OECD Environment, Health and Safety Programme on-going and planned work for the coming two years.
This report analyses the rigorous and comprehensive system for assessing and managing chemicals that helps governments and industry save about EUR 150 million each year, through "work sharing" facilitated by the OECD.