The United States Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) recently posted a list of safer chemical ingredients that contains chemicals that meet stringent criteria applied by the Design for the Environment (DfE) Safer Product Labeling Program.
The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) has finalized the Institute's new strategic plan, which according to NIEHS Director Linda S. Birnbaum, "is about what we will strive to accomplish together as we devote ourselves to research that, in my opinion, has the greatest chance
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is soliciting nominations for membership on the Board of Scientific Counselors (BSC), NCEH/ATSDR.
The National Toxicology Program’s Interagency Center for the Evaluation of Alternative Toxicological Methods (NICEATM) in collaboration with the Interagency Coordinating Committee on the Validation of Alternative Methods (ICCVAM) is requesting nominations for an Independent Expert Panel.
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is proposing to amend its regulations regarding animal testing methods under the Federal Hazardous Substances Act (FHSA). This law requires that the appropriate cautionary labeling be done for certain hazardous household products.