Addressing Contaminants and Human Health Issues

Further developing AMAP's initiative on human health, particularly biomonitoring and cohort studies and health effects of contaminants.

On the heels of persistent pollutants

Persistent organic pollutants have been on the radar of the Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP) for a long time.
10 May 2021

Mercury and toxic cocktails affect the Arctic ecosystems, wildlife and human health – How to take action?

Tackling mercury pollution is a priority for the Arctic Contaminants Action Program Working Group. Why is it an issue in the Arctic?
23 Oct 2020
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Project details

Lead Working Groups
Lead Arctic States & Permanent Participants
The Kingdom of Denmark
Start - End
2017 -

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