January 22, 2021

Towards phasing out mercury added products

An NGO webinar to share challenges and practical experiences 28 January 2021, 14:00 – 15:30 CET. 53 participants, 36 NGOs from 29 countries NGOs who may want to watch the webinar can contact Rina. Event agenda: Opening and introduction Opportunities and challenges Practical tools towards implementing MC Art. 4 phase […]
October 27, 2020

Europe takes a bold new step towards chemical safety

A long-awaited Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability has been launched by the European Commission, aiming to rapidly phase out vast amounts of substances toxifying our homes, workplaces and environment. The initiative heralds a suite of upcoming laws and regulatory initiatives, expected in the coming weeks and months. It was widely welcomed […]
February 21, 2020

Hollywood heartthrob Johnny Depp stars in a movie about mercury poisoning that premiers in Berlin today.

February 20, 2020

Making the case for a ban on mercury lamps

December 16, 2019

Amazon, eBay, Others Urged to Stop Toxic Trade in Illegal Skin Lighteners; NGOs demand removal, vigilance to keep high mercury products off internet

PRESS RELASE Amazon, eBay, Others Urged to Stop Toxic Trade in Illegal Skin Lighteners; NGOs demand removal, vigilance to keep high mercury products off internet 16 December 2019