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Danish Minister to host conference ”Towards a non-toxic future”

To create input for the EU Strategy towards a Non-Toxic Environment, Minister for Environment and Food, Mr. Esben Lunde Larsen, will host a conference in Denmark 24 November

Published 4. November 2016

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Subject of the conference “Towards a non-toxic future”  is how to address chemicals to ensure a healthy environment for healthy people. The conference will focus on the necessity of dealing with the effects of chemicals from both consumer products, the environment and our food. A focus that includes combination effects.

Key speakers at the conference are some of Europe’s leading researchers in the field of chemicals and a number of representatives of European key stakeholders.

The conference will bring together  representatives from the European Commission, EU institutions, national research institutions, national competent authorities, European industries and NGO’s dealing with consumer and environmental questions.

The outcome of the conference will qualify the Danish input to the EU Strategy towards a non-toxic environment that is part of the 7th Environment Action Programme of the EU.

Venue and participation
The conference will be at Sørup Herregård in Ringsted, approximately one hour’s drive from Copenhagen.

There are still few vacant seats at the conference.

Further information:
Christina Rughede
+45 50 91 78 29

Press contact:
 Karin Møller-Olsen
+45 25 38 95 93