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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...

Simple estimation of effect factors for toxicity used for screening LCA

Simple estimation of effect factors for toxicity used for screening LCA »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Ole Willum

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2006

ISBN: 9789289313643

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Toxicity Data, Chemical Substances, Life Cycle Assessment, Human Toxicity, EDIP Methodology, Advisory Lists

The approach of this project was based on the assumption that relevant toxicity data can be extracted from the risk-phrases that have been assigned to the chemical substances and published on official and advisory...

Per and polyfluorinated substances in the Nordic Countries
			: Use, occurence and toxicology

Per and polyfluorinated substances in the Nordic Countries : Use, occurence and toxicology »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Athanasios A. Katsogiannis , Gitte Alsing Pedersen , Allan Astrup Jensen , Pia Brunn Poulsen , Eva Cecilie Bonefeld-Jörgensen , Mandana Ghisari , Helga Gunnlaugsdóttir , Dorte Herzke , Sophie Jensen , Christina Jönsson , Hrönn Ólína Jörundsdottir , Stefan Posner , Sandra Roos , and D Xenia Trier

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2013

ISBN: 9789289325622

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Tema Nord, Perfluorinated Substances, PFOS, PFOA, Toxic Effects, Industrial Sectors

This Tema Nord report presents a study based on open information and custom market research to review the most common perfluorinated substances (PFC) with less focus on PFOS and PFOA.The study includes three major...