INTERNATIONAL

IARC publishes book on cancer sites and mechanistic events

Update on the ICH guideline on elemental impurities

 

EUROPE

REACH…

…Report on substances mapped for regulatory action

…Update to ECHA guidance for establishing OELs

…New information regarding the UK withdrawal from the EU

…Calls for evidence on diisocyanates and lead substances

…Testing proposals involving vertebrate animals

Classification and labelling…

…Proposal for harmonised classification and labelling on four substances

EFSA…

…Guidance on the risk assessment of chemical mixtures

…Evaluation of the applicability of (Q)SAR models for genotoxicity potential of pesticides

…Dietary reference values for sodium and chloride

…Report on a genetically modified maize strain expressing novel proteins

…Safety assessment of animal feed additives (or groups of feed additives)

…Assessment reports on two pesticides

EU review of endocrine disruption

EMA considers mallow flower as a herbal medicinal product

DECOS proposes occupational exposure limits for bisphenol A and cadmium

 

UNITED KINGDOM

COT March meeting

 

UNITED STATES

Bevacizumab added to Proposition 65 List

TCEQ issues new Development Support Document (DSD)

ATSDR draft toxicological profile for glyphosate

 

REST OF THE WORLD

Health Canada consultation on cadmium in drinking water

Canadian draft screening assessments

APVMA issues public release summary on mefentrifluconazole

NICNAS reports on four industrial chemicals

SWA calls for comments on airborne contaminants