What is Toxicology & why is it Important?

Toxicology is the study of adverse health and environmental effects caused by exposure to chemical, drug, biological, radiation or physical hazards.



Please browse these pages to discover if a career in toxicology is for you.

BTS is commited to meeting the needs of its student members via reduced membership rates and student bursaries.

There are many different fields in which toxicologists are employed including:
There are several common key skills which are important to all toxicologists.
If you’re interested in what you’ve found out about the science of toxicology, read on to find out how to become a toxicologist.


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