On May 27, 2020, the non-governmental organization ChemSec held a webinar on endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs) and mixture toxicity, known as the cocktail effect. The event featured presentations from Leonardo Trasande providing a background on EDCs and threshold values and from Christina Rudén on efficiently addressing mixtures. In the midst of the EU’s upcoming Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability (FPF reported), ChemSec developed the webinar to “add important pieces to the puzzle and help European policy makers to find common ground in their very important endeavor.” A recording of the webinar has been made available on the event’s page.

Read More

ChemSec (May 27, 2020). “Chemical Strategy Webinar: EDCs and the cocktail effect.”