Human health risk assessments and ecological risk assessments are similar, but also have some key differences. Similarities and key differences are summarized in the “A brief comparison of Human Health and Ecological Risk Assessments”.
It is recommended that the user complete the human health risk assessment training section to understand the underlying framework of risk assessments before investigating the differences.
Training on performing ecological risk assessments is not included in the POPs Toolkit.
For further training on Ecological Risk Assessment: