SCAHT was founded with the vision to contribute to the creation of a safer and healthier environment by advancing the science of human toxicology.
The Centre provides expert advice and services in regulatory toxicology for the Swiss administrative authorities, the media, the general public and for third parties. The Regulatory Toxicology Group at SCAHT is responsible for delivering professional analyses. The Centre supports research in applied human toxicology and facilitates the exchange of multidisciplinary information and data. SCAHT contributes to education and training in human toxicology and encourages the recruitment of students and new members into the profession.