(7) Experts from industry, including ECPA, have contributed significant scientific expertise to the issue of endocrine disruption. Through ECETOC (European Centre for Ecotoxicology and Toxicology of Chemicals, industry experts developed a regulatory proposal for managing endocrine disruptors (Bars, R., I. Fegert, M. Gross, D. Lewis, L. Weltje, A. Weyers, J.R. Wheeler, Galay-Burgos, M. 2012. Risk assessment of endocrine active chemicals: identifying chemicals of regulatory concern. Regul Toxicol Pharmacol. 64(1):143-154). The publication was recently awarded the title of "Best Published Paper Advancing the Science of Risk Assessment" by the Society of Toxicology.
The European Crop Protection Association (ECPA) represents the crop protection industry interests at European level. Its members include all major companies and national associations across Europe. Contact: Peter Day , Senior Health & Technical Affairs Manager, email@example.com Anna Seretny, Communications Coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org European Crop Protection Association, aisbl, Switchboard : +32(0)2-663-1550
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