Alternative Non-Testing methods Assessed for REACH Substances

Knowledge Source Identification
Knowledge source name Alternative Non-Testing methods Assessed for REACH Substances
Abbreviated name ANTARES
Owner/Developer European Commission Environment - LIFE Programme
Abbreviated owner EC
Country Italy
Languages English
Contact email
Description MAIN OBJECTIVES: to verify the possible use and performance of the non-testing methods for REACH; to identify requirements and constraints originating from the REACH legislation which may affect the non-testing methods; to identify safety assessment factors for the non-testing methods; to identify the best applicability criteria for a safer use of the non-testing methods; to integrate different non-testing methods, achieving superior performance; to disseminate the results; to promote non-testing methods for legislative purposes.
Knowledge Source Category
Category Research Program/Project/Grant
Sub categories EU Program
Knowledge Dissemination and Sharing
Dissemination channel Website
Targeted audience (specified/objective analysis) Scientists, Regulators, Industry
Users access Open access
Knowledge Characterization
3Rs relevance Replacement, Reduction
Purpose Method development, Documentation and information, Regulatory testing, Toxicological and safety evaluation, Education and training
Legislative framework REACH Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006
Technology/Tools Non-testing methods (in silico)