Covid-19: ANSES recommends avoiding FFP2 graphene masks, as a precaution

In April, Canada was the first country to highlight the potential risks of FFP2 (or KN95, the North American equivalent) masks containing graphene. THOMAS KIENZLE / AFP France had suspended them since the end of May, in the wake of Canada. It was up to the National Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health Safety … Read more

“On 5G, we ask ANSES to restore its credibility in terms of expertise”

Tribune. In our modern society, the management of environmental health risks is rational and science-based, and that is fortunate. The crises of recent decades, from asbestos to the Mediator, including endocrine disruptors such as distilbene or bisphenol A in baby bottles, have sufficiently marked public opinion for an anticipatory approach to these risks to be … Read more

In 2016, ANSES buried a report on glyphosate

On March 10, 2015, the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) classified glyphosate as probable carcinogenic to humans and opened up a lasting controversy over the safety of the synthetic pesticide most used in France and in the world. Two weeks later, five ministries seized the National Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health … Read more

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