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Denmark prohibits endocrine disruptors

In 2009 the Danish Consumer Council (DCC) started a campaign to ban endocrine disrupting chemicals in consumer products. So far Denmark has banned Bisphenol A (BPA) in baby bottles and food packaging material  for children, 2 parabens (Butyl and Propyl) from…

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HSE’s dithering, denial and delay on workplace cancer is deadly!

 Press Release for immediate use 21st August 2012  HSE’s dithering, denial and delay on workplace cancer is deadly! Workers enquiry needed to identify and eliminate all exposures to carcinogens. The Hazards Campaign says the HSE intervention paper on occupational cancer…

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Is The HSE Keeping Women In The Dark On Shift Work Breast Cancer Link?

Working night shifts more than twice a week is associated with a 40% increased risk of breast cancer, found a long term study published online on 28 May in Occupational and Environmental Medicine. Yet the UK’s Health and Safety Executive (HSE)…

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