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Title: EU regulation of endocrine disruptors: a missed opportunity
Authors: Kortenkamp, A
Bourguignon, J-P
Slama, R
Bergman, Å
Demeneix, B
Ivell, R
Panzica, G
Trasande, L
Zoeller, RT
Issue Date: 2016
Publisher: Elsevier
Citation: The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology, 4(8): pp.649–650, (2016)
Abstract: The European Commission (EC) has missed a unique opportunity to develop a regulatory system that sets new standards in the protection against endocrine-disrupting chemicals. The proposed amendments to the European Union (EU) pesticide law and the criteria for the identification of endocrine disruptors that the EC published on June 15, 2016, after a delay of almost 3 years,1 ensure that hardly any endocrine disruptors used as pesticides will be barred from commerce.
URI: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2213858716301516
http://bura.brunel.ac.uk/handle/2438/13028
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2213-8587(16)30151-6
ISSN: 2213-8587
Appears in Collections:Dept of Life Sciences Research Papers

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