27 Sep 2019
Invitation for submissions: "Environmental Toxicology" - Chemical Research in Toxicology, Special Issue
Editors Prof. Jiayin Dai (Chinese Academy of Sciences), Dr. Christopher Lau (US EPA) and Dr. Yang Song (Southwest University, China). Submission deadline 15 January 2020.
24 Sep 2019
Future chemical risk assessment - have your say!
There is an opportunity to participate in a survey on using non-animal methods, mechanistic information and the Adverse Outcome Pathway (AOP) Framework in chemical risk assessment ...
2 Sep 2019
Heritable effects of parental phthalate exposure
A recent study by the group of Ariane Giacobino has investigated the underlying reasons for differences in susceptibility of male foetuses to in utero phthalate exposure and its effect on spermatogenesis ...
22 May 2019
Poor semen quality in Switzerland
Researchers from the University of Geneva (UNIGE), Switzerland, working in collaboration with the SCAHT and other institutions and with logistical support from the Swiss army, have undertaken the first nationwide assessment of the semen quality of men between the age of 18 and 22 ...
21 May 2019
SCAHT Experten-Kommentar zu K-Tipp Artikel über Haaranalysen für Schadstoffnachweis
Das SCAHT betrachtet es als kritisch, wenn dem Leser suggeriert wird, dass man aufgrund der gezeigten Daten Rückschlüsse auf mögliche Gesundheitsschäden ziehen kann ...
15 Apr 2019
AOPs in chemical risk assessment – OECD webcast
on 30 April 2019, 1:00 pm (CET). Introduction to AOP framework, collaborative development, and application examples in chemical risk assessment ...
27 Mar 2019
Chemical mixtures in food – EFSA guidance
21 Feb 2019
21 Feb 2019
7 New AOPs
The OECD Environment, Health and Safety Division requests review and endorsement of 7 AOPs. Deadline for comments is 29 March 2019.
22 Jan 2019
EFSA lowers safe level for toxic dioxins in food by a factor of seven