Toxics: news & resources
Health and Environment NGOs comment on Bisphenol A ban
NGOs respond to recent reports that the European Commission will ban the use of organic compound ...
Hungary could take lead on tackling ticking toxic time bombs from mining
Hungary, about to take on the EU presidency, could use its position to mount a major push on ...
Hungary toxic mud disaster could have been avoided
An aerial photograph taken in June showing a damaged and clearly leaking sludge pond wall shows ...
European food panel fails to protect EU citizen’s health from plastic component, BPA
The Health and Environment Alliance (HEAL), WWF, CHEM Trust and Breast Cancer UK are dismayed at ...
Commission and Member States Improve Criteria for Hazardous Chemicals
Earlier this week the European Commission and Member States decided to improve the approach for ...
Chemical cocktails: harmful mixtures upset our hormones
This leaflet shows that there are opportunities to better implement chemicals legislation to ...
20 years on, Arctic unprepared for another Exxon Valdez
Two decades after the Exxon Valdez oil tanker struck Bligh Reef and spilt millions of litres of oil ...
Better criteria needed to define PBT chemicals
First REACH hazardous chemicals list is a drop in the ocean
The first-ever list of 15 hazardous chemicals released today by the European Chemicals Agency ...
Chinese central bank and WWF outline greener banking roadmap
Chinese commercial banks should establish environmental reporting, assessment, management, and risk ...