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Critical Review of "Metals Environmental Risk Assessment Guidance for Metals" (MERAG)

Critical Review of "Metals Environmental Risk Assessment Guidance for Metals" (MERAG) »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Helena Parkman

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2007

ISBN: 9789289315616

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Risk Assessment, Use of Metals, MERAG, NORAP, Chemical Safety Assessment, REACH Regulation

Risk assessment of metals may need specific guidance in how to handle natural background, essentiality, and long historical use of metals. It may also be necessary to take bio-availability into account. The aim of...

Nordic comments on the Health Risk Assessment Guidance for Metals
			: HERAG Fact Sheets

Nordic comments on the Health Risk Assessment Guidance for Metals : HERAG Fact Sheets »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Marita Luotamo

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2007

ISBN: 9789289315722

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, HERAG, Metal Industry, ICMM, Eurofer, Eurometaux, Fact Sheets

The HERAG (Health Risk Assessment Guidance Project) was initiated and financed by metal industry associations, represented by the International Council on Mining & Metals (ICMM), the European Confederation of Iron...

Fisheries Management and Global Warming
			: Effects of climate change on fisheries in the Arctic region of the Nordic countries

Fisheries Management and Global Warming : Effects of climate change on fisheries in the Arctic region of the Nordic countries »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Arne Eide , Ann-Christin Ese , and Alf Håkon Hoel

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2014

ISBN: 9789289327299

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, FIMAGLOW, Global Warming, Arctic Fisheries, MaReMA Centre, Norwegian College, Fisheries Science

The FIMAGLOW project is a Nordic project with the aim to study possible drivers and impacts of global warming on Arctic fisheries. Two workshops has been held, serving to identify the relevant set of institutions a...

Addressing resource efficiency through the Ecodesign Directive
			: A review of opportunities and barriers

Addressing resource efficiency through the Ecodesign Directive : A review of opportunities and barriers »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Anja Bundgaard , Carl Dalhammar , Erika Machacek , Kristina Overgaard Zacho , and Arne Remmen

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2014

ISBN: 9789289327206

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, European Union, Resource Efficiency, Ecodesign Directive, Energy Efficiency, Product Durability, Legal Standards

The European Union has initiated a number of initiatives to improve resource efficiency in Europe. The Ecodesign Directive is one of the policy instruments that could aid the transition towards a more resource effi...

Road to regulation of endocrine disruptors and combination effects

Road to regulation of endocrine disruptors and combination effects »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Birgitte Lindeman , and Karina Petersen

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2014

ISBN: 9789289327749

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Endocrine Disruptors, EU Regulations, Combination Effects, Scientific Issues, Regulatory Intervention, Oslo Workshop

Discussions regarding regulation of endocrine disruptors (EDs) and combination effects are ongoing in Europe. Among the central topics of discussion are establishment of criteria for identification of EDs, whether...

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...

Confidence rating of marine eutrophication assessments

Confidence rating of marine eutrophication assessments »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): J.H. Andersen , P. Axe , H. Kaartokallio , M. Krüger-Johnsen , J. Molvær , C. Murray , and K. Norling

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2011

ISBN: 9789289321921

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Eutrophication, Transparent Scoring, Confidence Assessment, Marine Environment, Accuracy, Precision

This report presents the development of a methodology for assessing confidence in eutrophication status classifications. The method can be considered as a secondary assessment, supporting the primary assessment of...

Fatal occupational accidents in the Nordic countries 2003 - 2008

Fatal occupational accidents in the Nordic countries 2003 - 2008 »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Leifur Gústafsson , and Kristinn Tómasson

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2011

ISBN: 9789289321891

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Nordic Countries, Fatal Occupational Accidents, Prevention Strategies, Investigation Process, Registration Process, Agriculture

This report is a review of the Nordic countries systems regarding fatal occupational accidents, i.e. the reporting process, the investigation process, the registration process, the registries, and the legal statute...

Product-specific EuP studies of LOTS 15 to 18
			: The relevance of other environmental aspects in addition to the use phase energy consumption of products

Product-specific EuP studies of LOTS 15 to 18 : The relevance of other environmental aspects in addition to the use phase energy consumption of products »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Helena Mälkki , and Hanna Vanhanen

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2011

ISBN: 9789289321617

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Ecodesign, Integrated Product Policy, EuP Tudies, Energy Consumption, PMgroup, HKP Group

The Ecodesign Directive 2009/125/EC has had the potential to become one of the most influential policy instruments in the fields of integrated product policy (IPP) and ustainable Consumption and Production. This re...

Nordic monitoring of diet, physical activity and overweight
			: First collection of data in all Nordic Countries 2011

Nordic monitoring of diet, physical activity and overweight : First collection of data in all Nordic Countries 2011 »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): LF Andersen , K Borodulin , H Enghardt Barbieri , S Fagt , J Matthiessen , LB Rasmussen , T Sveinsson , H Thorgeirsdottir , and E Trolle

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9789289324090

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Study of Diet, Frequency of Intake, Physical Activity, Overweight, Obesity, Dietary Intake

The report describes the results of the first collection of data in the joint Nordic monitoring study of diet, physical activity and overweight. The study provides baseline data for frequency of intake in selected...