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Date Title
18/06/2013 Endocrine Society open letter to EU Commissioners on better EDC laws
18/06/2013 The 2013 Berlaymont Declaration on Endocrine Disrupters
18/06/2013 Collegium Ramazzini position on EDCs and chemicals safety policy in the EU
19/02/2013 WHO/UNEP Report ’State of the Science of Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals 2012’
17/09/2010 Collegium Ramazzini
Call for Action : Control of Biocides in the European Union
14/06/2010 ChemTrust
A review of the role of pesticides play in some cancers: Children, farmers and pesticides users at risk?
14/06/2009 Prof. Dr. Andreas Kortenkamp
State of the Art Report on Mixture Toxicity
14/10/2008 Collaborative on Health and the Environment
Agriculture and Cancer: A need for action
24/09/2008 The benefits of strict cut-off criteria on human health in relation to the proposal for a Regulation concerning plant protection products, European Parliament
23/09/2008 Collegium Ramazzini Statement: The control of Pesticides in the European Union: A Call for Action to Protect Human Health
29/06/2008 Collaborative on Health and the Environment
Learning and Developmental Disabilities Initiative Scientific and Policy Consensus Statements on Environmental Factors
14/06/2006 Our Stolen Future
24/04/2004 Ontario College of Family Physicians
Systematic review of Pesticide Human Health Effects
14/06/2002 WHO Europe & European Environment Agency
Children Health and Environment: A Review of Evidence
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