Newsletter No. 1 • June 2016

IVM in the media

Boer Jacob de C&B section head Jacob de Boer delivered a keynote lecture on flame retardants at the 5th Conference on Ecotoxicology and Environmental Sciences in Cochin, India. His speech was taken up by several Indian newspapers and magazines, including The Hindu, India Today and The Economic Times.

Jacob de Boer also commented (in the Dutch newspapers De Volkskrant and Trouw) on the damage claims in the Probo Koala / Trafigura case (chemical waste dumping in Ivory Coast) and (in the Algemeen Dagblad and several other newspapers) on exposure of DuPont employees to C8 (PFOA).