This page contains a list of the Guidelines for the Testing of Chemicals.
Read what OECD bloggers have to say about topics as varied as air pollution, biodiversity, climate, environmental policies, green finance, green growth, investment, waste and water. Join the discussion on our latest blog: Never let a good water crisis go to waste.
10-12 April 2019: The conference on RNA interference (RNAi) based pesticides will provide an overview of the current state of the knowledge of RNA interference (RNAi) as it relates to the potential use of this naturally occurring mode of action in agriculture. This will be an efficient route to this information for policy makers, particularly given the large volume of scientific information that is available in the literature.
Afin de soutenir les efforts des gouvernements pour passer à une économie océanique plus durable, l’OCDE mobilise son expertise sur plusieurs fronts politiques, couvrant les dimensions environnementale, économique, financière et sociale.
The report on Measuring the Effectiveness of Best Available Techniques presents the first major cross-country analysis of ways to evaluate the impact of BAT-based industrial pollution policies, providing analyses of data from the European Union, the United States, Chile, Israel, Korea, the Russian Federation, India, the People’s Republic of China, Kazakhstan and New Zealand.
Nanomaterials have unique physical and chemical features. OECD's Decision Framework and Guiding Principles tools fill data gaps in the hazard characterisation by identifying the most useful parameters and best available methods for a given type of nanomaterial.
This is the first Environmental Performance Review of Latvia. Latvia joined the OECD in 2016. This page presents the abridged version of the report launched by OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría on 29 May 2019 in Riga.
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This brochure presents the timeline for the Environmental Performance Review of Luxembourg 2020
Join us on 15 May 2019 @ 1 pm (Paris time) / 7 am (EST time) to learn about the latest Risk Reduction Initiatives for Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances undertaken by Canada and the United States.