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Indecision, hesitation, and delays
Posted On: February 23, 2017
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  • Europe
  • Tags: EDCs, EDC Criteria, blog, endocrine disrupting, Chemicals, Philippe Vandendaele

No, you are not about to read an undergraduate essay on Hamlet - this is a blog about Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals (EDCs).In a few days the experts from the Standing Committee on Plants, Animals, Food and Feed (PAFF Committee) and the Biocides...

REACH identifies four EDCs
Posted On: February 20, 2017
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  • Europe
  • Tags: EDCs, REACH

HCWH Europe warmly welcomes the EU´s decision to identify DEHP, BBP, DBP, and DIBP as endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs) for humans under the EU’s REACH Regulation.

Civil Society urges MEPs to reject CETA in upcoming vote
Posted On: February 13, 2017
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  • Europe
  • Tags: CETA, safer chemicals, regulation

Ahead of the European Parliament's upcoming plenary vote on CETA, HCWH Europe, on behalf of concerned NGOs, asked all MEPs to prioritise citizens' health and environment by rejecting the trade agreement.

UK health organisations make their commitments to sustainable development
Posted On: January 27, 2017
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  • Europe
  • Tags: NHS, UK, Healthcare, Sustainable development

The UK Department of Health and eight major British health organisations have stated their organisational commitments to deliver a socially and environmentally sustainable health and care system...

Sustainable and Healthy Food in Healthcare workshop report now available
Posted On: January 31, 2017
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  • Europe
  • Tags: sustainable, Healthy, food, Healthcare, report, Workshop, CleanMed Europe, Gentofte

The report from our EcoQUIP Sustainable and Healthy Food in Healthcare Workshop which took place at Gentofte Hospital in Copenhagen, on September 18th 2016 is now available.

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