National Web Sites Links on the Web - Other Sources of Chemical Information


The Netherlands
New Zealand
Slovak Republic 
United Kingdom 
United States 
Chemical safety sites on particular subjects

Environment Australia - http://www.ea.gov.au/industry/index.html

New Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme - http://www.nicnas.gov.au/

Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) - http://www.apvma.gov.au

Federal Environment Agency - Chemicals Web Site- http://www.ubavie.gv.at/umweltregister/chemi/chemi.htm

Santé publique, Sécurité de la chaîne alimentaire et Environnement - http://www.health.fgov.be/index.html

l'Institut scientifique de santé publique - http://www.iph.fgov.be

Phytoweb - http://www.phytoweb.fgov.be

Canada's New Substances Web Site -
This web site is intended to provide you with information on the New Substances Program under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 (CEPA 1999).

Le site Web des nouvelles substances du Canada -
Ce site Web est un outil pour vous fournir l'information sur le programme des substances nouvelles sous la Loi canadienne sur la protection de l'environnement (1999) (LCPE

Canada's Existing Substances Evaluation Web Site - http://www.ec.gc.ca/Substances/ese/eng/esehome.cfm
This web site is intended to provide you with information on the Existing Substances Program for assessing priority substances under the Canadian Environmental Protection
Act, 1999 (CEPA 1999).

Le site Web de l'évaluation de substances existantes du Canada - http://www.ec.gc.ca/substances/ese/fre/esehome.cfm
Ce site Web est un outil pour vous fournir l'information sur le programme d'évaluation
des substances d'intérêt prioritaire pour l'application de la Loi canadienne sur la protection de l'environnement (1999) (LCPE 1999).

Danish Environmental Protection Agency, Ministry of Environment - http://www.mst.dk/English/

Danish Ministry of Environment - http://www.mim.dk/eng/

Ministry of Health and Prevention- http://www.sum.dk/sum/site.aspx?p=34

STTV, National Product Control Agency for Welfare and Health - http://www.sttv.fi/kemo/english/chemicals_frameset.htm

Ministère de l'Écologie, de l'Energie, du Développement durable et de l'Aménagement du territoire -

Ministère de l'agriculture et de la pêche:

Ministère du travail, des relations sociales, de la famille et de la solidarité:
http://www.travail.gouv.fr/index.asp and http://www.sante-securite.travail.gouv.fr/

The following link provides access to the ministry of health and national health agencies websites:

Federal Ministry for the environment, natural conservation and nuclear safety - http://www.bmu.de/en/1024/js/base/?nav=vorwen

Federal Environmental Agency (FEA, German acronym UBA) - http://www.umweltbundesamt.de/uba-info/d-fach4.htm

Federal Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (FIOSH, German acronym BAuA) - Notification within the Chemicals Act (Germanc acronym AMSt ChemG) - http://www.baua.de/nn_34490/en/Homepage.html?__nnn=true

Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (German acronym BfR)
- Federal Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) Office - http://www.bfr.bund.de/cms/detail.php?template=internet_en_index_js

Centre for Documentation and Evaluation of Alternatives to Animal Experiments (ZEBET) - http:// www.bfr.bund.de/cms/detail.php?template=internet_en_index_js

Poison Information Centre (German acronym GIZ) - http://www.giz-nord.de/

Federal Institute for Research and Material Testing (German acronym BAM) - http://www.bam.de/kompetenzen/arbeitsgebiete/abteilung_2/fachgruppe_22/fachgruppe_22.htm

Federal Biological Research Centre (German acronym BBA) - http://www.bba.de/english/bbaeng.htm

Federal Agency for Consumer Protection and Food Safety (German acronym BVL) - http://www.bvl.bund.de/

The German Institute of Medical Documentation and Information - http://www.dimdi.de/en/dimdi/index.htm

Advisory Committee on Existing Chemicals of Environmental Relevance (German acronym BUA) - http://www.gdch.de/gdch.htm

Joint substance data pool shared by the Federal Government and the Länder - http://www.gsbl.de/

Database for dangerous substances of the Länder - http://www.gefahrstoff-info.de/

National Institute of Chemical Safety - http://okbi.cjb.net

Ministry of Environment and Water - http://www.kvvm.hu/jogsz/va/vaciml.htm

Ministry of Housing, Spatial Planning and the Environment, http://www.vrom.nl

National Institute of Public Health and the Environment - http://www.rivm.nl/

Environmental Risk Management Authority - http://www.ermanz.govt.nz/
The Environmental Risk Management Authority makes decisions on applications to introduce hazardous substances or new organisms including genetically modified organisms to New Zealand. The Authorities main role is to make decisions on applications to import, develop, or field test new organisms; or to import or manufacture hazardous substances. These applications are made under Part V of the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996. The HSNO Act 1996 (and all NZ legislation) - http://www.legislation.govt.nz

Polish website on chemicals - www.chemikalia.mz.gov.pl

National Focal Point on Chemical Safety in Slovakia,
National Interministerial Commission on Chemical Safety in Slovakia,
National coordinator of National Profile,
Toxicological Information Centre of Department of Occupational Medicine on Toxicology, Bratislava
- http://www.healthnet.sk

State Institute for the Control of Drugs - http://www.sukl.sk

Ministry of Health - http://www.health.gov.sk

Centre for chemical substances and preparations, Bratislava - http://www.cchlp.sk

Ministry of Environment - http://www.lifeenv.gov.sk

Slovak Agency of Environment - http://www.sazp.sk

Ministry of Economy - http://www.economy.gov.sk

Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Family - http://www.employment.gov.sk

Ministry of Transport, Posts and Telecommunications - http://www.telecom.gov.sk

Central Control and Testing Institute of Agricultural - http://www.uksup.sk

National Chemicals Inspectorate- http://www.kemi.se/default.aspx?id=550

Environmental Protection Agency - http://www.internat.environ.se/

The publication: Swedenvironment- http://www.swedenvironment.environ.se/

Swiss Agency for the Environment, Forests and Landscape - http://www.umwelt-schweiz.ch/

The Health and Safety Executive - http://www.hse.gov.uk

Information About Different Workplaces - Chemicals - http://www.open.gov.uk/hse/pubns/chindex.htm

Agency for Toxics Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) - http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/toxfaq.html

ATSDR - Public Health Statement Text Search- http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/phshome.html

United States Environmental Protection Agency- http://www.epa.gov/

EPA - Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics- http://www.epa.gov/opptintr/

EPA - Chemical Testing and Information Gathering- http://www.epa.gov/opptintr/chemtest/index.htm

EPA - Existing Chemicals- http://www.epa.gov/opptintr/opptexis.htm

EPA - Screening Information Data Sets (SIDS)- http://www.epa.gov/opptintr/sids/index.html

Chemicals in the Environment - US EPA OPPT Chemical Fact Sheets - http://www.epa.gov/docs/chemfact/

National Toxicology Program (NTP)- http://ntp-server.niehs.nih.gov/

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OHSA) - Chemical Sampling Information - http://www.osha-slc.gov/dts/chemicalsampling/toc/toc_chemsamp.html




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