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Industry need to accept responsibility for their pharmaceutical pollution
Posted On: April 12, 2018
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This industry-led declaration is a smokescreen that unfairly puts the onus on patients by only focusing on disposal and not their own production and supply chains as a pathway of pharmaceuticals entering the environment.

Anaesthetic gasses | Fostering Low Carbon Healthcare in Europe
Posted On: April 11, 2018
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Identifying opportunities for further engagement on climate-related issues, including the specific issue of anaesthetic gases.

The challenge of water scarcity and pharmaceutical pollution
Posted On: March 22, 2018
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People need access to safe water - this includes assurances that their water is not contaminated with pharmaceutical residues and antimicrobial resistant microorganisms.

New publication - Dental Amalgam in the EU: Heading towards a phase out?
Posted On: March 19, 2018
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Our latest publication provides policy background leading up to historic adoption of the Minamata Convention and subsequent EU Mercury Regulation - which can be seen as a first step towards a full phase-out.

Actions to address the risks from pharmaceuticals in the environment
Posted On: March 16, 2018
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In our response to the European Commission public consultation, we presented a series of policy measures that would help reduce pharmaceutical pollution in the environment.

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