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Europe Whittles Down Plans for Massive Chemical Testing Program

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Science  07 Nov 2003:
Vol. 302, Issue 5647, pp. 969
DOI: 10.1126/science.302.5647.969b

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MADRID-- The European Commission has scaled back a major piece of proposed legislation on safety testing of commercial chemicals, yet it still represents one of the most ambitious toxicological programs ever undertaken.