Joint Declaration

Following the event, ANEC and ASI Consumer Council launched a declaration, summarising the goals of the event, addressed to the European Commissioners for Health; Consumer Policy, Environment, and Enterprise & Industry.

Video excerpts


Arnold Pindar, ANEC: Welcome and Introduction

Franz Fiala, ASI Consumer Council and ANEC: EU regulations for chemicals in products: Key areas to be addressed

Julien De Cruz, European Commission, DG Environment: The European Commission's perspective

Annette Schäfer, European Commission, Health and Consumers: Food contact materials - gaps to be addressed

Jelka Appelman, Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment: Water supply materials - European Approval System (EAS)

Christine Däumling, UBA - German Federal Environment Agency: Indoor emissions

Susan Strömbom and Anna Nylander, KEMI - Swedish Chemicals Agency: Textiles

Daniela Schachner, AGES - Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety: Toys and child care articles

Elisabeth Paludan, Danish EPA - Environmental Protection Agency: Tattoo colours

Eva Becker and Johanna Wurbs, UBA - German Federal Environment Agency: Information requirements

Anne-France Rihoux, Belgium Public Service (FPS) Health, Food Chain Safety and Environment:Products containing nanomaterials and register for nanomaterials

Arnold Pindar, ANEC: Closing notes

Speaker Biographies

Please find more information about the speakers in the Biographies Leaflet.

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