Words to Know

Human toxicity

Referring to the human safety of a product or ingredient: the level at which the human body cannot expel a metabolized harmful substance.

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.

 

Word of the day

Millennium Ecosystem Assessment

A UN-funded study of the state of ecosystem services around the world. It is the most extensive and accurate study of its kind. Launched in 2001 and completed in March 2005, the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment reports on habitat status, fishing, coral reefs, forests, water use, atmospheric carbon and temperature, weather, land use, and population. More than 1300 scientists from 95 countries ...

Broaden your vocabulary and add your own terms in Words to Know.

Want to add a term?

As the sustainability conversation grows, so does its lexicon. We welcome your additions and requests for definitions.

Note: our editors review all resource submissions before posting.

Submit a term

X

Already registered?
Please sign in.

Forgot your password or username?

Please enter your username or email address. You will receive a new password via email.

Cancel