Official Project Information GfKT Website:
auf Deutsch: MAGAM I - MAGAM II  in English: MAGAM I


Project Information / Internal Links on GIZ-Nord Poisons Center Website:

auf Deutsch: MAGAM II-Überblick - MAGAM II  Intern - MAGAM I
in English: MAGAM II Overview - MAGAM II Internal - MAGAM I


MAGAM is a prospective study performed by European poisons centres (PC) and the Gesellschaft für Klinische Toxikologie (GfKT).

The object of the study is describe the potential of local exposures to household detergents and cleaning products to induce irreversibe corrosive eye damage.

Regulatory background of the study is the CLP Regulation of the European Union (EU-1272/2008) that may lead to changes in labelling of many consumer products in 2015.

MAGAM II is based on MAGAM I, a retrospective study of all German speaking PC, performed in 2009.

MAGAM II is supported by the International Association for Soaps, Detergents and Maintenance Products (A.I.S.E.), Brussels and by Industrieverband Körperpflege- und Waschmittel e.V. (IKW), Fankfurt am Main.