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Date Title
18/10/2017 HEAL asks the European Parliament environment committee to support proposed objection to glyphosate proposal
28/09/2017 Letter to Dutch Members of European Parliament: EU Criteria for endocrine disrupting chemicals will not protect health
22/06/2017 Open letter to Nicolas Hulot, French Minister responsible for the environment
09/05/2017 Health and cancer groups want enquiry on Monsanto’s influence
13/03/2017 Open letter on the independence and transparency of ECHA’s Risk Assessment Committee
14/02/2017 Call to implement Better Regulation principles in EU action on Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals
13/02/2017 Open letter to Commission President: Improved EU decision-making in the area of health and consumer protection
10/01/2017 Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals — One more way CETA endangers public health and the environment
15/12/2016 EDC-Free Europe urges Member States to reject Commission’s 3rd revised proposal on EDC criteria
14/11/2016 EDC-Free Europe letter to EU Ministers on revised EDC criteria
07/07/2016 European Commission crosses Parliament’s red lines on TTIP, say over 65 organisations in open letter
17/06/2016 EDC-Free Coalition asks Environment Ministers to say NO to hormone disruptors
10/06/2016 31 NGOs ask EU President Juncker to phase out glyphosate
08/06/2016 EDC-Free letter to President Juncker to act now on EDCs
13/05/2016 NGOs warn European Regulators: Scientists expect increased cases of cancer if glyphosate would be re-authorised
12/04/2016 HEAL’s view on the Parliament resolution on glyphosate
11/04/2016 Glyphosate – Your request for publication of confidential industry studies
17/03/2016 Open Letter on Glyphosate to National Representatives on the Standing Committee on Plant Animal Food and Feed (PAFF)
02/03/2016 Conflict of Interest at the European Food Safety Authority: Enough is enough!
29/02/2016 Act on EDCs: EDC-Free Europe calls on Environment Ministers
04/02/2016 Open letter to national cancer organisations on World Cancer Day 2016
27/04/2011 To: IMCO Committee
Re: NGO vote recommendations in view of the vote in the IMCO-Committee on the amendments to the Commission’s proposal for a biocide regulation (COM 0267)
12/10/2010 To: Members of the Council Working Group for Environment.
Re. Joint NGO recommendations for the forthcoming considerations of Council Working Group for Environment concerning the biocide regulation (COM (2009) 267)
21/09/2010 To: MEPs
Re: NGO recommendations for the EP vote on ENVI report (Biocide Regulation)
07/04/2010 To: ITRE Committee
Re: NGO vote recommendations in view of the vote in the ITRE-Committee on the amendments to the Commission’s proposal for a biocidal regulation (COM 0267)
23/02/2010 To: ENVI Committee
Re: NGO position on the draft Klaß report concerning the biocide regulation
04/11/2009 To: ENVI
Re: ENVI Exchange of Views on Biocides Regulation
05/04/2007 To: AGRI Committee
Re: Better protection of vulnerable groups, in particular children, is needed against the hazardous health effects of pesticides
05/04/2007 To: IMCO Committee
Re: Better protection of vulnerable groups, in particular children, is needed against the hazardous health effects of pesticides
05/04/2007 To: ITRE Committee
Re: Better protection of vulnerable groups, in particular children, is needed against the hazardous health effects of pesticides
16/02/2007 To: EU Environment Ministers
Re: Thematic Strategy on the Sustainable Use of Pesticides (COM(2006)372)
31/10/2006 To: Lidl Supermarket
Re: Pesticides reduction standards in all Lidl countries
19/09/2006 To: Ministers of Agriculture, Environment & Health
Re: Call to reject EU authorisation of 6 unacceptable pesticides
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