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Briefing on tackling endocrine disrupting chemicals

Although there are some measures that individuals can take to reduce their exposure to EDCs, policy-level action is needed for longer term protection of citizens’ health, according to a review of current scientific literature carried out by ATHLETE project researchers.

The briefing encourages policymakers to introduce EU, national, and local policies targeting the use of chemicals in processing, manufacturing, and packaging without delay.