In the News
Gearing up for Green Toxicology
An interesting piece on Green Toxicology, ‘Giving screening the green light,’ has been published in this month’s issue...
October 8th, 2013
PFA’s first book: Chemical Risk Assessment: A Manual for REACH
Peter Fisk Associates has written its first book: Chemical Risk Assessment: A Manual for REACH. The forthcoming book is an...
October 3rd, 2013
New Biocidal Product Regulation
The new Biocidal Product Regulation (BPR, 528/2012) entered into application on the of 1st of September, replacing the Biocidal...
September 5th, 2013
New EU Cosmetics Regulation
11 July 2013 saw the full implementation of the new EU Cosmetics Regulation (EC) No. 1223/2009), which replaces...
August 13th, 2013
PFA poster presented at SETAC Europe Conference 2013
The Society for Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC) Europe Conference held in May at Glasgow, allowed us to...
July 18th, 2013
Recent and expected developments in Europe on endocrine disruptors
In June 2013 the European Commission (EC) published a report (available here as a pdf) on endocrine disruption...
July 17th, 2013
Neonicotinoids – EU restriction goes ahead, but the science is uncertain
Neonicotinoids are a class of insecticides with a common mode of action that affects the central nervous system...
June 3rd, 2013
The dangers of omitting exposure assessment from REACH submissions
Many registrants have made the interpretation that in REACH, if a registered substance is not classified on the...
April 28th, 2013