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(English) The science that deals with the possible impact of chemicals on the environment. Fish are routinely used in experiments to estimate such impacts. (See also: bioassay, toxin, Environmental Impact Assessment)
(French) La science qui traite l'impact possible des produits chimiques sur l'environnement. Les poissons sont réguilièrement utilisés dans les expériences pour estimer de tels impacts. (See also: bioassay, toxin, Environmental Impact Assessment)
(Portuguese) Ciência que estuda os possíveis impactos de químicos quando lançados no Ambiente. (See also: bioassay, toxin, Environmental Impact Assessment)

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