Chemical risk assessment keeps pace with emerging science

Read the full story in Environmental Factor.

Advances in science and technology open the door to new approaches for assessing the risks posed by chemicals in the environment, according to a Jan. 5 report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.

Using 21st Century Science to Improve Risk-Related Evaluations” considers recent progress in exposure science, toxicology, and epidemiology, and provides recommendations for applying those advances to risk assessment.

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