Cosmetics and personal care products can contain harmful endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs) and other substances of concern, but their labels can be hard to read. The infographic launched by the Health and Environment Alliance (HEAL) and Tegengif/Erase All Toxins today uncovers the story behind chemicals in cosmetics.
How to test the Commissioners-designate on their commitment to act for a healthy planet for healthy people
European Commission President-elect Ursula von der Leyen has unveiled who will join her team during her administration. In the next weeks, the newly-elected members of the European Parliament will have a chance to test these confirmed nominees during committee hearings of each Commissioner-designate.
These hearings constitute a major opportunity for Commissioners-designate to express their commitment to act for a healthy planet for healthy people, before the future European Commission takes office on 1 November 2019.
The Health and Environment Alliance (HEAL) prepared a dedicated set of questions to test three of the Commissioners-designates on their commitment to act for a healthy planet for healthy people: