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.
Volume 7 of the Series compiles the OECD consensus documents for use in environmental risk assessment of transgenic organisms (biosafety) issued in 2016 and 2017.
Read the last 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 highlights the OECD Environment, Health and Safety Programme on-going and planned work for 2013-16.
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.
Read the two new reports on perfluorinated chemicals that have been published with the aim of raising awareness of these chemicals in governments, the private sector and civil society. They support efforts in the framework of the Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management (SAICM) to improve information sharing at a global level.
Please browse our first five endorsed Adverse Outcome Pathways (AOP), which are now part of a new series available free of charge. The publication, likely to happen on a yearly basis, corresponds to an advanced snapshot-version of an AOP that has been thoroughly discussed and reviewed by the scientific community in accordance with OECD procedures.