How to use alternatives to animal testing to fulfil your information requirements for REACH registration

Guidance collection

2016

QSAR, read-across, REACH

ECHA

The purpose of this practical guide is to inform you about your obligations to avoid unnecessary testing on vertebrate animals, yet still ensure that you have sufficient information on the properties of your substances for classification and risk assessment. To this end, it explains the increasing opportunities for using alternatives to animal testing and how to report these correctly.