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Inter-departmental group on health risks from chemicals - CB01020

This covers DEFRA/CGMP Division's contribution to the second phase of the Government/research councils initiative on risk assessment and toxicology. This phase takes forward recommendations from the fist phase to improve coherence and co-ordination between departments, and for research to improve methodologies for and approaches to risk assessment for the human health effects of chemicals. The work is managed by a steering committee, the Interdepartmental Group on Health Risks from Chemicals, and the MRC Institute for Environment and Health provides the secretariat.

Project Documents
• Final Report : Interdepartmental Group on Health Risks from Chemicals   (23k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1999

To: 2003

Cost: £27,136
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Medical Research Council
Environmental Protection              
Hazardous substances              
Fields of Study
Chemicals and Nanotechnology