The main objectives of the workshop were: i) to discuss the history and evolution of the conceptual framework for the evaluation of transgenic plant products in the environment and OECD’s role in the development of that framework; ii) to discuss the current contribution of OECD’s Working Group for the Harmonization of Regulatory Oversight in Biotechnology to risk/ safety assessment practice; and iii) to discuss current risk assessment
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The objective of the workshop was to identify and review the kinds of baseline information of (non-transgenic) traditional fish farming or breeding, and to determine what information might be relevant to risk/ safety assessment.
The main objective of the Workshop on the Safety of Manufactured Nanomaterials was to determine the “state-of–the–art” for the safety assessment of manufactured nanomaterials with a particular focus on identifying future needs for risk assessment within a regulatory context.
The OECD’s Chemicals Committee held a Special Session on the Potential Implications of Manufactured Nanomaterials for Human Health and Environmental Safety, 7th June 2005.
This report presents the main output of the OECD Workshop on Audits and Inspections related to Chemical Accident Prevention, Preparedness and Response, which took place in Madrid, Spain, on 6-9 March 2001.
This report presents the main output of the OECD Special Session on Environmental Consequences of Chemical Accidents, which took place in Paris, on 28 November 2000.
This report presents the main output of the OECD Workshop on Integrated Management of Safety, Health, Environment and Quality, which took place in Seoul, Korea, on 26-29 June 2001.
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This document presents the recommendations developed during the OECD sessions on "Chemical Accident Investigations" that were held on 2, 5 and 6 October 2000, in Orlando (US).
The objective of the Conference was to bring together a diverse group of participants for a constructive dialogue on the underlying science for assessing transgenic organisms in the environment. The emphasis was on transgenic crops because these ...