Institut National de l'Environnement Industriel et des Risques

Knowledge Source Identification
Knowledge source name Institut National de l'Environnement Industriel et des Risques
Abbreviated name INERIS
Owner/Developer French Ministry of Ecology
Country France
Languages English, French
Description Founded in 1990, INERIS is an EPCIP (French public research body of an industrial and commercial character), under the aegis of the French Ministry of Ecology. To carry out or commission studies and research programmes aimed at preventing the risks brought about by economic activities on health, the safety of persons and property and on the environment, and to provide any services intended to facilitate the adaptation of companies with this objective in mind. EU-NETVAL member.
Knowledge Source Category
Category Organization
Sub categories Governmental Organization, Services
Knowledge Dissemination and Sharing
Dissemination channel Website, Social media
Targeted audience (specified/objective analysis) Scientists, Regulators, Researchers
Users access Open access
Knowledge Characterization
3Rs relevance Replacement, Reduction, Refinement
Purpose Method development, Toxicological and safety evaluation, Education and training, Documentation and information, Regulatory testing, Validation
Technology/Tools Alternative test methods (in vitro), High content screening, Animal testing (in vivo), Non-testing methods (in silico), Analytics