Statement on photogenotoxicity testing
- Committee on Mutagenicity of Chemicals in Food, Consumer Products and the Environment
- Part of:
- Committee on Mutagenicity: statements and guidance
- First published:
- 1 July 2013
A statement from the Committee on Mutagenicity of Chemicals in Food, Consumer Products and the Environment (COM).
Ref: COM/13/S1 PDF, 18.2KB, 5 pages
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The Committee on Mutagenicity of Chemicals in Food, Consumer Products and the Environment (COM) prepared this statement in response to a request from the Health and Safety Executive’s Chemicals Regulation Directorate. It sets out the committee’s views on:
- the molar absorption coefficient which should trigger photogenotoxicity assessment
- the photogenotoxicity testing strategy that should be adopted in the absence of any OECD/EU photogenotoxicity test
Published: 1 July 2013