Legal aspects of usage


All bio-substance data is provided to the best of our knowledge and the retrieval software has been tested extensively, nevertheless errors cannot be excluded completely. Please take to notice that DGUV/IFA cannot be taken responsible for any wrong technical data about a biological agent, wrong search results or any malfunction of the retrieval software.

The information may only be used for the purpose of workers' protection, or to gain knowledge about risks emanating from chemical substances.
Commercial use as well as a partial or complete transfer to other information systems is not permitted.

We constantly want to improve the quality of the GESTIS Biological Agents Database. If you encounter any errors or inconsistencies please take the time and send us an email to .