risk assessment

Identification and quantification of the risk resulting from a specific use or occurence of an agent, taking into account possible harmful effects on individuals exposed to the agent in the amount and manner proposed and all the possible routes of exposure.

Note: Quantification ideally requires the establishement of dose-effect and dose-response relationships in likely target individuals and populations.




The term "risk assessment" was found in the following pages:

Journals database: Food Additives and Contaminants
Postponed: 15th International Conference on Mercury as a Global Pollutant | EVISA's Agenda of Events
EU’s proposal to restrict Cr (VI) in leather in final stages | EVISA's News
Journals database: Environmental Chemistry Letters
Directory of scientists: Daniel Pröfrock
EU agrees on maximum cadmium level in fertilisers | EVISA's News
Speciation analysis applied to industrial issues: Waste management, Semi-conductors, Petroleum products, Car and electroplating industries, Cement industries, Mining industries | EVISA's Agenda of Events
Directory of scientists: Erik H. Larsen
One third of all chemicals used in high quantity in Europe is not respecting EU safety laws | EVISA's News
Company database: International Life Sciences Institute (ILSI)
Cyclic volatile methylsiloxanes in archived German freshwater fish samples covering a period of two decades | EVISA's News
Link database: EFSA: Scientific Opinion on Uranium in Food, in particular mineral water
Transfer of arsenolipids from a salmon eating nursing mother to their milk | EVISA's News
U.S. Peer review panel agrees on the classification of antimony trioxide as a carcinogen | EVISA's News
Journals database: Environmental Engineering Science
Journals database: Food Additives and Contaminants: Part B Surveillance
Canada finalises environmental guideline for hexavalent chromium | EVISA's News
ICHMET 2020: 20th International Conference on Heavy Metals in the Environment | EVISA's Agenda of Events
Journals database: Water Research
23nd Annual International Conference on Soils, Sediments & Water | EVISA's Agenda of Events