FW: ENVIRONMENTAL ESTROGENS AND OTHER HORMONES WEB SITE UPDATE

Charles Miller rellim at tulane.edu
Wed May 9 16:30:44 EST 2001


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From: Wendy Hessler <whessler at glx.net>
Date: Wed, 09 May 2001 15:10:34 -0500
Subject: April 01: EEOH Web Site Update

WHAT¹S NEW ON CBR¹S
ENVIRONMENTAL ESTROGENS AND OTHER HORMONES
WEB SITE

APRIL 2001

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Environmental Estrogens and Other Hormones Web site
http://www.som.tulane.edu/ecme/eehome/

Center for Bioenvironmental Research at Tulane and Xavier
Universities
http://www.cbr.tulane.edu

Environmental Hormone 2001 Conference
October 18-20, New Orleans, LA
http://e.hormone.tulane.edu
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o ED NEWS   (Updated 9 May 01)
http://www.som.tulane.edu/ecme/eehome/newsviews/whatsnew/

-- News roundup
    -  Sunscreens contain EDs


-- Government actions
    -  Nominate for Endocrine Disruptor Methods Validation Subcommittee


-- Media coverage
    -  Toxic wastes found in fertilizers, ENS
    -  Australia tackles toxic ship paint ahead of ban, ENS
    -  Chemical Awareness, Issue 16
         - Concentrations of chemicals in blood and urine
         - No 'No Effect Concentration' for Endocrine Disruptors!
         - NGO positions on EU's Chemicals White Paper
    -  UK's Easter egg retailers urged to go lindane free, ENS
    -  Pesticides threaten California's red legged frogs, ENS
    -  POPs in the butter, Science News


-- On the web
    -  Conference abstracts: Second Status-Seminar Endocrine Disrupters
    -  Conference proceeding: Endocrine Disruptors and Pharmaceutically
Active Chemicals in Drinking Water Workshop
   

--  Books, reports, jobs, & more
    -  Research funding: Water Environment Research Foundation (WERF)
    -  Papers needed: Pesticides, People and Nature
    -  Books:
       - Ecotoxicology of Amphibians and Reptiles
       - Environmental Contaminants and Terrestrial Vertebrates: Effects on
Populations, Communities, and Ecosystems




o MEDIA COVERAGE   (Updated 27 Apr 01)
http://www.som.tulane.edu/ecme/eehome/sources/media/

-- 12 new articles listed




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Environmental Estrogens and Other Hormones (EEOH), part of the
Environmental Concepts Made Easy (ECME) web site, is an
educational service and an interactive forum where those
interested in environmental estrogens and other environmental
hormones can find accurate, timely information and contribute to
ongoing public debate.

To Drop: To be removed from this list, notify the web site manager at
ecme at mailhost.tcs.tulane.edu by writing "Remove from eupdate" in the subject
line.

To Add: To be added to the EEOH
web site e-mail update list, send a note to the web site manager at
ecme at mailhost.tcs.tulane.edu and include a full name and e-mail
address in the message.

The Center for Bioenvironmental Research at Tulane and Xavier
Universities (CBR) maintains the ECME web site. CBR researchers
collaborate across disciplines, departments, and universities to
study and propose solutions to environmental problems. For
inquiries, visit the CBR web site at
http://www.cbr.tulane.edu, e-mail cbr at tcs.tulane.edu, or
phone (504) 585-6910.
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