“Exploited, exploited” // “Ausgenutzt Ausgebeutet” – Aviation industry goes against the mission of journalist Tim Van Beveren

“Nerve poison in the plane,” a controversial subject, but not about the aviation industry goes against the mission of the series “The Story” tonight on ARD before. Three letters came from a lawyer involved in the production, including the de facto lead author of the documentary, Tim van Beveren. Original German: “Ausgenutzt, ausgebeutet”    English translation:…

Quantifying Exposure to Pesticides on Commercial Aircraft – ACER

Assessment of potential health risks to flight attendants from exposure to pyrethroid insecticides, used for aircraft disinsection, is limited because of (a) lack of information on exposures to these insecticides, and (b) lack of tools for linking these exposures to biomarker data. We developed and evaluated a physiologically based pharmacokinetic (PBPK) model to assess the…