The OECD has accepted two new alternatives to animal testing to assess skin allergy and eye irritation. The methods have been developed by French cosmetics company L’Oréal after 40 years’ research.
FPInnovations and Resolute Forest Products have announced a significant investment in the implementation of a TMP-Bio pilot project in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
Agrichemical giant Bayer is increasing its insecticide research capabilities by building a €45 million, 11,000m2 greenhouse at its Monheim site in North Rhine- Westphalia, Germany.
The UK’s Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has published an official update to pharmaceutical companies on preparations for Brexit.
New York City is building a biotech hub to rival South San Francisco and Boston, backed by a US$500 million finance package and a goal to quadruple the amount of R&D space in the city.
Speciality chemicals company Lanxess has received the 2017 German Innovation Award for Climate and the Environment for an innovative technology developed for the recycling of residues from the leather manufacturing process.