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The PFA Group at SETAC Europe in May 2017

June 21st, 2017

Representatives from both PFA Limited and PFA-Brussels were among more than two thousand delegates at the annual SETAC Europe conference, which took place in Brussels this year. This four-day event covered many important topics of chemicals regulatory compliance, latest developments in knowledge and technical... read more »

Does your exposure assessment leave you exposed?

May 31st, 2017

In REACH dossier and substance evaluations, the authorities are focussing increasingly on exposure scenarios. Registrants are already receiving demands for additional information on exposure and risk reduction measures. This is expected to increase in future! Both human and environmental exposure are under scrutiny. Any parameters... read more »

PFA at Hansen Solubility Parameters conference, York, April 2017

April 18th, 2017

The Hansen Solubility Parameters (HSP) is used in many areas of chemical research and development. Its function is to describe molecular interactions, such as solvation and solubility. The HSP50 conference, held in York earlier this month, was a celebration of the 50 years since Charles... read more »

REACH and Post-Brexit UK

March 30th, 2017

While the United Kingdom has formally begun the wider process of withdrawing from the European Union, the status of EU-level chemical legislation in the UK after Brexit is also being considered. PFA is following closely the House of Commons  Environmental Audit Committee’s inquiry ‘The... read more »

VACANCY: Senior Scientist for Human Exposure and Risk Assessment of Chemicals (c/d 13/04/17)

March 8th, 2017

The PFA group of companies has a position available for an experienced senior scientist to work on human exposure and risk assessment of chemical substances. This opportunity has arisen due to the increasing demands on our services (REACH in particular). Applicants would ideally have practical... read more »