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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.

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.

European Commission plastics roadmap not leading anywhere
Posted On: January 26, 2017
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  • Europe
  • Tags: plastics, Waste

The European Commission’s newly released Roadmap for the EU Strategy on Plastics in a Circular Economy fails to get to the root of the problem of plastics, according to the Break Free From Plastic Movement...

Antibiotic Resistance Coalition welcomes new members
Posted On: January 25, 2017
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  • Europe
  • Tags: pharmaceuticals, AMR, antimicrobial resistance

HCWH Europe member MedAct joins the Antibiotic Resistance Coalition (ARC), to address the global threat of antimicrobial resistance.

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