Yannick Vicaire is HEAL’s Chemicals and Health Policy Campaigner. His main focus is triggering regulatory action against hazardous pesticides, and advocating for a health-protecting and precautionary reform of the EU pesticides approval procedure while promoting healthy food and sustainable agriculture.
His previous track record includes campaigning on EU chemicals policy and corporate responsibility for Greenpeace. In his latest works, he engaged major clothing and footwear brands towards the elimination of hazardous chemicals across their global supply chain. He has also been instrumental in helping health and environment issues emerge in France and contributed to public campaigns against endocrine disrupting chemicals.
He holds degrees in chemistry, pollution control and waste management.