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Toxic Substances in Articles: The Need for Information

Toxic Substances in Articles: The Need for Information »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Janet G. Hutchins , Rachel I. Massey , and Joel Tickner

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2008

ISBN: 9789289317788

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Toxic Chemicals, Public Health, Toxic Substances, Recycling, Substances in Articles, Voluntary Initiatives

The use of toxic chemicals in articles is a growing concern for public health and the environment. International trade results in substances being transported among regions. From toys and household items to electro...

Public Health - ethical issues

Public Health - ethical issues »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Sirpa Soini

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2011

ISBN: 9789289322348

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Nordic Committee, Bioethics, Reykjavik, Ethical Issues, Public Health, Individual Freedom

The Nordic Committee on Bioethics organised a conference in Reykjavik in August 2010 to discuss ethical issues relating to public health. The speakers of the conference have contributed to this book, which offers w...

Welfare and Health Services in the Nordic Countries
			: Consumer Choices

Welfare and Health Services in the Nordic Countries : Consumer Choices »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2005

ISBN: 9789289312288

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Public Monopolies, Survey on Different Markets, Health Services, Dental Services, Pre-school Children's Day Care, Improved Complaints Process

Today we are witnessing the birth of more and more new markets because of the liberalisation of former public businesses or public monopolies. With this in mind, the background for this report was a need to underst...

Working time arrangements and social consequences - What do we know?

Working time arrangements and social consequences - What do we know? »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Björg Aase Sørensen , Karen Albertsen , Asbjön Grimsmo , Kaisa Kauppinen , Gudbjörg Linda Rafnsdóttir , and Kristinn Tómasson

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2008

ISBN: 9789289316200

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Globalization, Productivity and Quality, Increasing Public Debate on Stress, Mental Health Problems, Conflicts Between Work and Private Life, Current International Scientific Knowledge

New working time arrangement are becoming still more abundant partly due to globalization (the 24-hours global economy with around-the-clock communication and transport of gods and services) and increasing demands...