Cefic attacks report on chemical danger

Cozier, Muriel
November 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;11/20/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 44, p40
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the response of the organization Cefic to a paper published in the periodical The Lancet which stated that 202 industrial chemicals could cause brain damage in children. Cefic pointed out that a statement from a respectable group of professionals has to be given consideration, but cannot be taken to represent the consensus of opinions of the whole specialist community. The final stages of the Reach chemical legislation in Europe are being debated.


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