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Update on the Stockholm Convention - May 25

The Collaborative on Health and the Environment-Alaska is hosting a conference call May 25 on International Actions to Eliminate the World's Most Dangerous Chemicals: Update from the Stockholm Convention. The call will feature representatives from the International POPs Elimination Network and Alaska Community Action on Toxics who were in Geneva for the Fifth Conference of the Parties last month, discussing highlights of the meeting, including: the decision to eliminate endosulfan from worldwide use, a new study showing banned chemicals in carpet padding, actions by the Indigenous peoples delegation, and new science on the potential impacts of climate change and POPs. For more information, including the dial-up instructions, contact or (907) 222-7714, or go to



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