On November 26 and 27, 2014 the German Federal Institute of Risk Assessment (BfR) will hold a conference on the risks arising from exposure to aluminum from diet, cosmetics and other consumer products. The conference will address exposure levels, links to diseases such as Alzheimer and breast cancer and the possible need to reduce exposure. The BfR invites stakeholders from policy, industry, consumer associations, non-governmental organizations and media to discuss the topic at its premises in Berlin, Germany.

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BfR (July 16, 2014). “15. BfR-Forum Verbraucherschutz „Aluminium im Alltag: ein gesundheitliches Risiko? Aufnahme über Lebensmittel, Kosmetika und andere Verbraucherprodukte“ – Vorankündigung.(in German)