Collaboration isthefoundationSwetoxoperations are based on. ElevenSwedishuniversities have with Swetox Södertälje as a hub joined forces topromotesafe chemicalsandanon-toxic environment.
Risk assessment ofchemicalsrequiresexpertise in manydifferent scientific disciplines.Itrequiresinterdisciplinary collaboration–whichSwetoxis organized andbuilt topromote. Alongsideacademic collaborationSwetox will interact with the authorities, the business communityandNGO’s in thechemicals,environment and health. Interdisciplinary collaborationis important bothnationally and internationally.It is throughour extensive networkpossible to buildworld-leadingresearch groupsand collaborations, which we encourageresearchers atSwetoxto do.
Collaborationis also centralto coordinate anddevelop theSwedisheducation intoxicologicalsciences, which is one Swetox‘s goals. In order to facilitatenetworkingand collaboration, we will here on the website describeongoing and planned projectsat the elevenuniversitiesintoxicologicalsciences.Herewe will alsodescribecollaborative projectswith otherexternal partners,government, industry, etc.