Past events

  1. 10 May 2011
    13 May 2011

    Developmental Neurotoxicity (DNT) is an issue of growing concern in the context of chemical exposure. The developing human nervous system is susceptible to toxicants, and exposure during development may cause lasting neurological deficits. The conference will bring together diverse stakeholders from around the globe (research scientists, regulators, industry representatives, academics, paediatricians etc), in order to discuss the following topics:

  2. 16 Jun 2010
    17 Jun 2010

    Integration of developments in exposure science and toxicity testing is essential for advancing knowledge-based decision making about the safety of chemicals.

  3. 29 Apr 2008

    On 29 April 2008, a conference takes place in Varese, Italy to celebrate the European Chemicals Bureau's (ECB) contribution to EU legislation in the chemicals field. The ECB, located at the European Commission's Joint Research Centre, celebrates 15 years of monitoring dangerous chemicals, and hands over its experience to the newly created European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) in Helsinki.