Chemical regulators have overreached

Thomas Hartung, Costanza Rovida

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Abstract

• Complying with REACH may use 20 times more animals and cost 6 times as much as previously estimated. • Regulatory toxicology has neither the high-throughput methods nor alternatives to animal testing to cope. • A moratorium on reproductive toxicology tests would be wise, until alternatives are approved.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1080-1081
Number of pages2
JournalNature
Volume460
Issue number7259
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 27 2009

ASJC Scopus subject areas

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