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REACHAcross™: Software That Reduces the Need for Animal Testing to Meet REACH Deadlines

UL Environment introduces REACHAcross™ software, an innovative prediction tool that builds large networks of chemicals based on properties such as molecular structure and health-endpoint interactions. This pioneering tool uses machine learning techniques to predict the endpoint behavior of any chemical of interest for REACH compliance. It provides the ease of use of QSARs with the accuracy of read-across to help companies meet chemical regulations and reduce the need for animal testing. [...]