BfR expert meeting on endocrine disruptors
11 April 2016
Prominent scientists discussed the topic of endocrine disruptors at an expert meeting held by Germany’s Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR). The experts signed a consensus statement on “Scientific principles for the determination of endocrine disrupting properties of chemicals”. The statement and related documents are available on the BfR website: Scientific Opinion on “the hazard assessment of endocrine disruptors: Scientific criteria for identification of endocrine disruptors and appropriateness of existing test methods for assessing effects mediated by these substances on human health and the environment” in 2013.