Position available at Blue Frog - Recruiting Agrochemical Consultants

We are currently recruiting Senior Consultants or Consultants for our agrochemical sector to be based in our Edinburgh, Cardiff or Swansea offices, although other locations may be negotiated for the right candidates. The successful candidates will provide high level environmental modelling, environmental fate or ecotoxicology risk assessment services to our Clients, supporting the submission of agrochemical dossiers under Regulation EC 1107/2009.

Responsibilities for this position include:

Knowledge exchange meeting for the EU project on regulation and risk assessment - GRACIOUS

Blue Frog Scientific's Dr. Kai Paul meets with Heriot-Watt Universities Prof. Vicki Stone, Prof. Teresa Fernandes and Dr. Helinor Johnston to discuss the exciting new EU project GRACIOUS.  

GRACIOUS is a project on Grouping, Read-Across and ClaissIficatiOn framework for regUlatory risk assessment of manufactured nanomterials and Safer design of nano-enabled products.  Blue Frog is a staunch advocates and practicioners of read-across, in silico testing and other alternatives to animal testing.

Read-across and Nanomaterials

Dr. Kai Paul gives a well-received oral presentation on “Considering the use of Read-Across for Nanomaterials in REACH” to interested steakholders, academics and regualtory bodies at the 12th International Conference on the Environmental Effects of Nanoparticles and Nanomaterials (ICEENN). For more information on the topic contact Kai.

Blue Frog Acts as an Expert Panelist for the Categorisation of the Next Generation of Nanomaterials

Dr. Kai Paul was part of the expert panel invited to lead discussions on “New approaches to categorization” as part of the “Categorisation of the Next Generation of Nanomaterials: Creating A Vision”.  The workshop lead the way for idea and thought generation for a categorization conference as part of Future Nano Needs project (www.futurenanoneeds.eu).

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