The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) recently adopted a set of new & updated guidelines for chemical safety testing—including endocrine-related endpoints, improved in silico predictions, and ‘me-too’ methods—that will reduce reliance on animal testing.

Accepted internationally as standard methods for safety testing, OECD guidelines are used by professionals in industry, academia and government involved in the testing and assessment of chemicals, including industrial chemicals, pesticides, and personal care products.

Learn more: http://www.oecd.org/chemicalsafety/testing/oecdguidelinesforthetestingofchemicals.htm