The establishment of EVISA is funded by the EU through
the Fifth Framework Programme (G7RT- CT- 2002- 05112).
Supporters of EVISA includes:
International Programme on Chemical Safety
The International Programme on Chemical Safety (IPCS) was established in 1980 by the WHO, the UNEP and the ILO
(International Labour Organisation) "for the early warning and
prevention of harmful effects of chemicals to which humans were being
increasingly exposed, and for the assessment of the potential risks to
It has collaborated to and published many highly recognized scientific publications.
publications are availaible from the INCHEM website www.inchem.org, "a
means of rapid access to internationally peer reviewed information on
chemicals commonly used throughout the world, which may also occur as
contaminants in the environment and food." Publications include: