Chemical hazard assessment (CHA) assesses chemical substances across a suite of hazard endpoints and uses the resulting data to compare chemicals for various purposes. This session introduces listeners to different types of CHA, sources of data, and strategies for dealing with data gaps.
Margaret Whitaker: Overview of CHA - 01:36
Lauren Heine: Tools Overview and GreenScreen - 14:16
Margaret Whitaker: QCAT and GreenScreen List Translator - 27:22
Lauren Heine: Challenges in CHA - 36:37
Margaret Whitaker: CHA Resources - 41:22
Q&A - 46:50
Chemical hazard assessment (CHA) is increasingly utilized by retailers, brands, and materials suppliers to make informed decisions about chemical use. CHA can be exercised through initiatives such as regulatory standards, ingredient disclosure schemes, voluntary ecolabels, and internal product development.
This webinar is part of the GC3 Safer Chemistry Training. Read more details at greenchemistryandcommerce.org/safer-chemistry-training/.