Science in Risk Assessment and Policy

Knowledge Source Identification
Knowledge source name Science in Risk Assessment and Policy
Abbreviated name SciRAP
Owner/Developer Stockholm University and Karolinska Institutet
Country Sweden
Languages English
Description SciRAP (Science in Risk Assessment and Policy) is a web-based reporting and evaluation resource developed to facilitate and increase the use of academic toxicity and ecotoxicity studies in regulatory assessment of chemicals. The intention is to bridge the gap between academic research and chemicals regulation and policy.
Knowledge Source Category
Category Information System
Sub categories Knowledge-base, Specialized website
Knowledge Dissemination and Sharing
Dissemination channel Website
Targeted audience (specified/objective analysis) Scientists, Regulators, Industry, Researchers
Users access Open access
Knowledge Characterization
3Rs relevance Reduction
Purpose Regulatory testing, Toxicological and safety evaluation, Documentation and information