Proposal to calculate combined effects of chemicals in the environment at EU level
Current legislation for chemicals insufficiently covers the combined effects of substances on humans and the environment.
In recent years there has been a decline in the average concentrations of fine particulates and nitrogen dioxide.
Some European cities have developed effective policies to adapt to more frequent wet and dry periods forecast for the years ahead, as a result of climate change.
Safety of nicotine-containing electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) cannot be confirmed because of the limited amount of published research in this area.