C8.8. Further Information


Defra and the Collaborative Centre of Excellence in Understanding and Managing Natural and Environmental Risks, Cranfield University issued a guidance document “Guidelines for Environmental Risk Assessment and Management Green Leaves III”, which is available here: C8.8 Guidelines for ERA


The US Environmental protection Agency have a series of guidelines relating to Environmental risk assessment on their website: http://www.epa.gov/raf/publications/guidelines-ecological-risk-assessment.htm


DEFRA published “Guidelines for Environmental Risk Assessment and Management”, which are available in their archive from:  https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidelines-for-environmental-risk-assessment-and-management-green-leaves-iii


An example “Environmental Risk Assessment” submitted to Devon Council is available to view here: http://www.devon.gov.uk/northamburrowsreport-section-4.pdf


A case study of an environmental risk assessment for a chemical is available on the World Health Organisation website: http://www.who.int/ipcs/methods/risk_assessment/en/