Committee on Toxicity of Chemicals in Food, Consumer Products and the Environment Minutes of the meeting held on Tuesday, 30th June 2015 in Aviation House, London

Item 3: Matters arising Item 3: Matters arising from previous meetings 7. Paras 5-7: The former Chair, Professor Coggon, had written to the Parliamentary Under-Secretary at the Department for Transport (DfT) to again raise the problem of inaccurate representation of the Committee’s conclusions in official replies. A reply had been received by Professor Boobis, copied…

When Johnny Comes Marchin’ Home… Covering Up the Toxic Truth of PTSD – Green Med Info

When pharmaceutical and talk therapies fail with those suffering from PTSD, consider the brain’s environment…Detox! The public has little idea of the depth of suffering our returning warriors and their families endure.  We saw a sanitized version of war in the Mid East, but rarely the depressing after-story, even when veterans retain their limbs and…

GCAQE

GCAQE  calls  on  all  aviation  crew  members  and  passengers  to  contribute  to  a  vital blood  test  being  developed  to  prove  exposure  to  contaminated  air  on  aircraft.

Global  Cabin  Air  Quality  Executive  (GCAQE) Press  Release   IMMEDIATE  RELEASE  Thursday  30  July  2015 GCAQE  calls  on  all  aviation  crew  members  and  passengers  to  contribute  to  a  vital blood  test  being  developed  to  prove  exposure  to  contaminated  air  on  aircraft. London,  England.   The  Global  Cabin  Air  Quality  Executive  (GCAQE),  established  in  2006,  is…

Memorandum by Ms Christine Standing MA House of Lords 18th June 2007 – FLYING IN THE FACE OF SCIENCE: HUMAN FACTORS CONSIDERATIONS IN THE CABIN ENVIRONMENT

Executive summary This report gives a brief outline of ICAO’s recommendations to the airlines in all participating States, regarding Human Factors. It refers to cases that fall short of ICAO’s scientifically-based recommendations in the areas of: —    Human Factors Management; and —    Physical Environment. It demonstrates that, while evidence exists regarding standards that the UK should adopt,…

Incident: Lufthansa A319 near Munich on Jul 26th 2015, odour in cabin

A Lufthansa Airbus A319-100, registration D-AILB performing flight LH-2231 from Paris Charles de Gaulle (France) to Munich (Germany), was descending towards Munich when the crew reported an unidentified odour in the cabin. The aircraft continued for a safe landing on runway 08L and taxied to the gate with emergency services in trail. The passengers disembarked…

OPEN Letter to Lord Ahmad, Under Secretary of State for Transport from Ian Panton – 24th July 2015

OPEN LETTER Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport Department for Transport Great Minster House 33 Horseferry Road London SW1P 4DR 24 July 2015 Dear Lord Ahmad, Aircraft: Air Conditioning:House of Lords Written Question HL 1538 In answer to the written question submitted by The Countess of Mar: “To ask Her…