RESEARCH INSTITUTE FOR FRAGRANCE MATERIALS

The Fragrance Material Safety Assessment Resource Center is Now Online


 


1/15/15

ELSEVIER’S FOOD AND CHEMICAL TOXICOLOGY JOURNAL PUBLISHES
RIFM ONLINE FRAGRANCE MATERIAL SAFETY ASSESSMENT CENTER

David K. Wilcox, Ph.D., President of the Research Institute for Fragrance Materials, Inc. (RIFM) announced today the launch of the Fragrance Material Safety Assessment Center. The Online Resource Center gives easier access to most of RIFM’s peer reviewed scientific publications on the safe use of fragrance materials. All linked from a one page site at http://fragrancematerialsafetyresource.elsevier.com/.

Highlights of the site include RIFM’s new publication updating the criteria used to process the Fragrance Material Safety Assessments and a selection of Expert Panel and peer reviewed Fragrance Material Safety Assessments that will be added to over time. The Resource Center is published through Elsevier’s Food and Chemical Toxicology Journal which has published many of RIFM’s peer reviewed scientific studies over the years.

RIFM, founded in 1966, has a long history of publishing the results of its research supporting the safe use of fragrance materials in peer reviewed scientific journals.

The Online Resource Center is available 24/7 and will also include:

·        RIFM Scientific Methodology papers

·        An Archive of RIFM's earlier publications on the safe use of fragrance materials

·        Other scientific publications supporting RIFM's Mission

·        A pre-recorded Webinar on the Criteria used to process RIFM’s Fragrance Material Safety
   Assessments

The Fragrance Material Resource Center can also be accessed from the RIFM homepage at www.rifm.org. For more information about RIFM and its activities, visit www.rifm.org or e-mail rifm@rifm.org.