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International Expert Meeting on Endocrine Disruptors

On the occasion of an expert conference organised by the German German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR) and held in Berlin on 11 and 12 April 2016, a consensus on the identification of endocrine disruptors was reached. Among other things, the document produced lists the criteria for identifying the hazard potential of harmful endocrine substances. 23 internationally renowned scientists and four observers of the EU Commission, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) and the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) participated in the conference.

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Reports

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Date Title Size
04.05.2016
Meeting report
Scientific principles for the identification of endocrine disrupting chemicals 213.8 KB
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Presentation

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Date Title Size
11.04.2016
Presentation Professor Dr. Dr. Andreas Hensel, German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR)
Goals and Perspective of the Meeting 1.4 MB
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11.04.2016
Presentation David Dix PhD, US Environmental Protection Agency
ED Screening Programme of the US EPA - First Results and Conclusions 4.9 MB
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11.04.2016
Presentation Hiroaki Aoyama PhD, Institute for Environmental Toxicology
A Japanese View on Assessment of ED 4.5 MB
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11.04.2016
Presentation Professor Alan Boobis PhD, Imperial College London
Feedback from the experts commenting 75.1 KB
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Press releases

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Date Title Keywords
15.04.2016
13/2016
Breakthrough in the scientific discussion of endocrine disruptors endocrine disruptors , pesticides

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External Links

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Videos of the presentations given during the meeting

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Videos

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  • 15.04.2016 02:22 Min
    Endocrine Disruptors International Expert Meeting in Berlin

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