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This document describes the state of knowledge of the adverse outcome pathway for skin sensitisation initiated by covalent binding to proteins, assesses the weight-of-evidence for the AOP, identifies the key events, and identifies databases containing test results related to those key event
An adverse outcome pathway can be incorporated into chemical categories-based assessments or integrated approaches for testing and assessment.
Documents in the Environment, Health and Safety Division series on Pollutant Release and Transfer Registers.
This document identifies general pollutant classes, proposes unique identifiers for pollutants and identifies common substances across different national/regional PRTRs.
The conference will cover developments and the state-of-the art of environmental microbiology, as it is applied for biotechnological purposes, and the role of genetic engineering of micro-organisms intended for use in the environment, now and in the near future.
This webpage aims to give access to practical tools on environmental risk assessment and management of chemicals. It describes the work flow of environmental risk assessment and management with links to relevant OECD products that can be used in each step of the work flow.
This OECD Emission Scenario Document (ESD) is intended to provide information on the sources, use patterns and release pathways of chemicals used in oil well production to assist in the estimation of releases of chemicals to the envi
This document was developed based on the need to address the leaching rate of biocides from antifouling products, which is one of the most important parameters to estimate the emission of antifoulants in an environmental risk assessment.
English, Word doc, 691kb
This document outlines a crosswalk between the function and product categorization of chemicals used by the United States and Canada with the function, product and article categories used in the European Union in the context of the implementation of the REACH regulation.