European Centre For Ecotoxicology and Toxicology of Chemicals

Knowledge Source Identification
Knowledge source name European Centre For Ecotoxicology and Toxicology of Chemicals
Abbreviated name ECETOC
Owner/Developer European Centre For Ecotoxicology and toxicology of Chemicals
Abbreviated owner ECETOC
Country Belgium
Languages English
Contact email
Description ECETOC is recognised as the reference source for industry expertise in regulatory decision making. Its mission is developing and communicating best science practices for risk assessment. Identifies research needs, selects proposals and monitors progress of research projects for the Cefic Long-range Research Initiative (LRI). Shares Knowledge through freely available Scientific Publications: reviews, articles and workshop reports. Scientific Representation for its member companies through presentations at specialist meetings and scientific activities with international agencies, government authorities and professional societies.
Knowledge Source Category
Category Organization
Sub categories Non-Governmental Organization
Knowledge Dissemination and Sharing
Dissemination channel Website, E-mail, Audio / Video, Social media, Professional online network
Targeted audience (specified/objective analysis) Industry, Regulators
Users access Open access
Knowledge Characterization
3Rs relevance Replacement, Reduction, Refinement
Purpose Regulatory testing, Toxicological and safety evaluation, Education and training, Documentation and information