Knowledge and Tools to Evaluate Alternatives

Tuesday PM
June 17, 2014

Speakers

George Daston
Procter & Gamble Global Product Stewardship
“Cheminformatic approaches for toxicity prediction”

Daniel Chang
US EPA National Exposure Research Laboratory; North Carolina State University
“Rapid in silico methods to characterize and predict ADME properties for chemical toxicity and exposure prioritization”

Douglas Parsons
US Environmental Protection Agency
“Showcase of ChemView: EPA’s online database to access information under the Toxic Substances Control Act”

Joel Tickner
University of Massachusetts Lowell
“Functional Use: An underappreciated foundational concept in advancing safer chemistry”

Caroline Baier-Anderson
US Environmental Protection Agency
“Incorporating SAR and high-throughput screening data into alternatives assessment: Challenges and opportunities”

Jennifer McPartland
Environmental Defense Fund; Johns Hopkins University
“Developing systematic review approaches for mechanistic data and the relevance to chemical alternatives assessment”

Lauren Heine
Clean Production Action GreenScreen Program
“Using Chemical Hazard Assessment for Informed Substitution: Applications of GreenScreen for Safer Chemicals”

Session Organizer:

Adelina Voutchkova-Kostal, George Washington University

Session Moderator:

Elaine Cohen Hubal, US EPA