Letter to Prof. Ann Glover regarding draft regulation on endocrine chemicals06/18/2013
Dear Prof. Glover, We, the undersigned are writing to draw your attention to imminent decisions by the European Commission to set a regulatory framework for so-called endocrine disrupting chemicals. We are concerned that the approach proposed could rewrite well-accepted scientific and regulatory principles in the areas of toxicology and ecotoxicology without adequate scientific evidence justifying such a departure from existing practices.
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... Letter from Prof. Glover to Prof. Dekant 1 Aug ARES
... Letter from Prof. Glover to Prof. Dekant 4 Sept
... Response Letter from Prof. Dekant to Prof. Glover DRD 30 Sept
Who is Professor Anne Glover?
- Commentary -
UK views on the issue of whether or not a threshold can be determined
for endocrine disruptors identified as Substances of Very High Concern
under REACH (download PDF)
- BfR-Position on thresholds for adverse effects of substances with
endocrine disrupting properties with respect to human health (download PDF)
- Endocrine effects of chemicals: Aspects of hazard identificationand human health riskassessment, Toxicology Letters (in press, corrected proof)