2 new environmental Task Forces established

At the October meeting of the Scientific Committee, nominations were reviewed and stewards appointed for two new Task Forces in the environmental science areas. The first meetings have now been fixed. The Task Force on “Development of Interim Guidance for the Inclusion of NER (nonextractable residues) in the Risk Assessment of Chemicals’ meets for the first time 26th January 2011. The Task Force on “Understanding the Relationship between Extraction Technique and Bioavailability’ will hold its first meeting 1st February 2011. Details of these and other Task Forces are available on our website: http://www.ecetoc.org/task-forces