INTERNATIONAL

OECD draft test guidelines

Toxicological monographs from JMPR

WHO reports on microplastics in drinking water

 

EUROPE

REACH…

…Update to ECHA guidance concerning worker safety

…Authorisation applications for six compounds

…Testing proposals involving vertebrate animals for 11 substances

Classification and labelling…

…Proposal for harmonised classification and labelling of five substances

Biocidal Products Regulation

…BPC opinion on 2,2-dibromo-2-cyanoacetamide (DBNPA)

EFSA…   5

…Three flavouring group evaluations (FGEs)

…Opinion on chlorinated paraffins (CPs) in food and feed

…Conclusions on the safety of three food enzymes

…Assessment of nicotinamide riboside chloride as a novel food

…Reports on a genetically modified maize crop expressing novel proteins

…Safety assessments of animal feed additives

…Statement against the use of chlorpyrifos/chlorpyrifos-methyl pesticides

…Assessment reports on three pesticides

…Conclusion on the safety of pyriproxyfen

DFG releases new issues of MAK value documentations

 

UNITED KINGDOM

SACN reviews the public health impact of saturated fats

 

UNITED STATES

NTP…

…Technical reports on several fluorinated substances

…Synthetic turf/recycled tire crumb rubber research report

FDA proposes additions to the HPHC list for tobacco products

 

REST OF THE WORLD

Canadian screening assessment on chlorocreso

NICNAS reports on three industrial chemicals