20 Jun 2019

ToxCast data valuable for AOP validation, study suggests Locked

US and South Korean scientists develop inhalation AOP

Asia Pacific, North America, South Korea, United States
19 Jun 2019

JRC calls for shake-up of cancer assessment Locked

Focus on most common forms recommended

Europe
19 Jun 2019

‘Graphite rain' sparks health concerns for Dutch children Locked

Europe, Netherlands
19 Jun 2019

Academic scientists call for revamp of TSCA systematic review method Locked

University of California group says EPA is not aligned with ‘existing methodology’

North America, United States
17 Jun 2019

Italy creates group promoting alternative methods to animal testing Locked

Europe, Italy
13 Jun 2019

Efsa opts not to change TTC guidance for EDCs Locked

Updated guidance following public consultation

Europe
13 Jun 2019

Draft NTP report points to MCHM 'developmental toxicity' Locked

Coal cleaning chemical implicated in 2014 leak into West Virginia's Elk River

North America, United States
13 Jun 2019

Canada clears three heterocyclic substances Locked

Canada, North America
11 Jun 2019

Nevada adopts cosmetics animal testing ban Locked

North America, United States, US states
11 Jun 2019

Six siloxanes cleared in Canadian draft assessment Locked

Canada, North America
11 Jun 2019

UK government 'not ruling out' human biomonitoring Locked

Programme could be part of post-Brexit chemicals strategy

Europe, UK
11 Jun 2019

Canada fact sheet details exposure to substances in products Locked

Canada, North America
6 Jun 2019

Kemi expert: non-targeting screening requires new identification system Locked

Cas and EC numbers do not provide structural information

Europe, Sweden
6 Jun 2019

AI poses challenge to method validation, says senior OECD figure Locked

Algorithms not transparent because they change ‘from one day to the other’

Global
6 Jun 2019

Echa MSC agrees to exposure requests under Corap Locked

Tests for nanomaterials in car brake pads

Europe
6 Jun 2019

China consults on measures to waive animal testing for imported cosmetics Locked

New regulation could be published this year

Asia Pacific, China
6 Jun 2019

US NGO petitions for sunscreen ingredient biomonitoring Locked

North America, United States
5 Jun 2019

Japan consults on framework to review PRTR law Locked

Proposals see shift in approach to assessing chemical exposure

Asia Pacific, Japan
5 Jun 2019

Argentina finalises chemicals management bill Locked

Government hopes to present draft to Congress before October elections

Argentina, Latin America & Caribbean
4 Jun 2019

Swedish nanosafety research programme enters phase two Locked

Europe, Sweden
4 Jun 2019

Illinois passes BPA in receipts and cosmetics animal testing bills Locked

Legislature also sends ethylene oxide measures to governor

North America, United States, US states
4 Jun 2019

Industry discusses ‘tension’ in alternatives assessment outlook Locked

Community must move towards standardisation despite need to retain flexibility

Global
30 May 2019

Copper poses environmental risk, Canada provisionally concludes Locked

But seven hydrocarbon-based substances confirmed as not harmful

Canada, North America
30 May 2019

China seeks risk assessment data for 24 substances Locked

Most substances are SVHCs in Europe

Asia Pacific, China
30 May 2019

Dutch government prepares safe-by-design proposal for Horizon Europe Locked

Work based on Safe Chemicals Innovation Agenda, Setac hears

Europe, Netherlands
30 May 2019

SVHC use fee could improve substitution under REACH, expert says Locked

Measure may remove unhelpful incentive created by authorisation process, Setac hears

Europe
30 May 2019

Researchers pinpoint Chinese CFC-11 emissions to Shandong and Hebei Locked

Combining atmospheric data with models

Asia Pacific, China
30 May 2019

US NTP to focus on human biology for risk assessment Locked

Starting with cancer and including research into 'environmental factors'

North America, United States
29 May 2019

Efsa launches procurement process for BPA literature review Locked

Information needs to be extracted in narrative and tabular form

Europe
28 May 2019

OECD approves licensing principles for 'protected' test elements Locked

Global