Best practices for identifying priorities in chemicals management systems published

End of 2019, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has published a document entitled “international best practices for identification of priorities within chemicals management systems”.

This document captures and examines schemes used internationally for prioritising chemicals for risk assessment and/or risk management, and identifies commonalities, differences, lessons learned and areas for improvement. Based on this analysis in offers guiding principles and best practices to consider within prioritisation schemes.