Vision & Leitmotiv

O U R   V I S I O N

Sophisticated research, best-educated toxicological scientists and a balanced regulatory framework protect human health.

O U R   M I S S I O N

We advise authorities, promote research, and provide education and training in human toxicology.

  • Regulatory toxicology
    We provide scientific expertise to support authorities in their risk management activities.

  • Research
    We promote applied toxicology research and communication in national and international networks.

Education & training

We drive education and continuing professional development of toxicological scientists.


We communicate with the public to facilitate the understanding of toxicological risks. Furthermore, we provide independent information and advice to the media and third parties.