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Critical Review of "Metals Environmental Risk Assessment Guidance for Metals" (MERAG)

Critical Review of "Metals Environmental Risk Assessment Guidance for Metals" (MERAG) »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Helena Parkman

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2007

ISBN: 9789289315616

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Risk Assessment, Use of Metals, MERAG, NORAP, Chemical Safety Assessment, REACH Regulation

Risk assessment of metals may need specific guidance in how to handle natural background, essentiality, and long historical use of metals. It may also be necessary to take bio-availability into account. The aim of...

The Role of the IMF as Trusted Advisor
			: The Role of the IMF as Trusted Advisor

The Role of the IMF as Trusted Advisor : The Role of the IMF as Trusted Advisor »

Series: Independent Evaluation Office Reports

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475573091.017

ISBN: 9781475573091

Keywords: monetary fund, emerging markets, confidentiality, risk assessments, policy frameworks

The IMF carries out its mandate to foster macroeconomic stability and thereby facilitate prosperity by promoting the adoption of sound policies and international cooperation. Ultimately, the means to achieve these...

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Source: United Kingdom : Basel Core Principles for Effective Banking Supervision Detailed Assessment of Compliance

Volume/Issue: 2011/233

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 August 2011

ISBN: 9781462333486

Keywords: banking, risk management, credit risk, market risk, risk assessment

In recent years, the IMF has released a growing number of reports and other documents covering economic and financial developments and trends in member countries. Each report, prepared by a staff team after discuss...

Fourth Nordic Workshop on Food and Waterborne Viruses

Fourth Nordic Workshop on Food and Waterborne Viruses »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Anna Charlotte Schultz , and Birgit Nørrung

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2007

ISBN: 9789289314817

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Enteric Viruses, Oysters and Raspberries, Norovirus, Risk Assessment, Risk Analysis Studies, Nordic Workshop

Why are there no standardised methods for the detection of enteric viruses in food and water? This is a repeated question raised by the industry and food authority in particular in connection with the recent norovi...

Aspects of Risk-Benefit Assessment of Food Consumption
			: Directions for the future

Aspects of Risk-Benefit Assessment of Food Consumption : Directions for the future »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Wulf Becker , Per Ola Darnerud , and Salomon Sand

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2008

ISBN: 9789289317252

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, National Food Administration, Food Consumption, Nordic Council, Risk-benefit Assessment, Risk-benefit Activities, Fish Consumption

During the autumn of 2007, the National Food Administration in Sweden arranged a two-day seminar with the title "Aspects of Risk-Benefit Assessment of Food Consumption - Directions for the Future". The seminar was...

Nordic dietary surveys
			: Study designs, methods, results and use in food-based risk assessments

Nordic dietary surveys : Study designs, methods, results and use in food-based risk assessments »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Sisse Fagt , Ingibjörg Gunnarsdottir , Torben Hallas-Møller , Anni Helldán , Thorhallur Ingi Halldorsson , Anna Karin Lindroos , Helle Knutsen , Vera Mikkilä , Marja-Leena Ovaskainen , Maija Salmenhaara , Salomon Sand , Laufey Steingrimsdottir , Inger Therese L. Lillegaard , and Tiina Vikstedt

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9789289323888

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, National Dietary Surveys, Nutritional Assessment, NORDIRA, Food-based Risk, TemaNord, Food Aggregation

National dietary surveys have been completed in all five Nordic countries for purposes of nutritional assessment. The NORDIRA project started in 2009 with objectives of sharing experiences within collection of food...

Risk assessment framework for management of the factor 3 rule in the Council Decision 2003/33/EC on waste acceptance criteria

Risk assessment framework for management of the factor 3 rule in the Council Decision 2003/33/EC on waste acceptance criteria »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2009

ISBN: 9789289319027

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Categories of Landfills, Hazardous Waste, Inorganic Components, Risks to the Environment, Risk Assessment, National Guidelines on Deviation

EU landfill directive defines three categories of landfills: landfills for inert waste, for normal waste and for hazardous waste. Criteria for which waste may be disposed at each type of landfill are also given. Th...

Assessing Options for Nordic-Baltic Co-operation in Biosafety

Assessing Options for Nordic-Baltic Co-operation in Biosafety »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2005

ISBN: 9789289312110

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Genetically Modified Organisms, Emphasis on Environmental Aspects, Risk Assessment and Monitoring, Exchanging Information and Experiences, Reports from Group Discussions, Nordic and Baltic Authorities

This report is the outcome of a meeting arranged to assess the options and need for co-operation of Nordic and Baltic authorities regarding safety of genetically modified organisms (GMOs), with the emphasis on envi...

Threshold of Toxicological Concern (TTC)
			: Literature review and applicability

Threshold of Toxicological Concern (TTC) : Literature review and applicability »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2005

ISBN: 9789289311960

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Food Contact Articles, Flavouring Substances, Analysis of the Toxicological, Human Health and the Environment, Industrial Chemicals, Risk Assessment

In the regulation of food contact articles and flavouring substances, the TTC concept (Threshold of Toxicological Concern) has been developed as a substitute for substance-specific information. The TTC concept is b...

Prolonged copper release rate study with three pleasure boat antifouling paints

Prolonged copper release rate study with three pleasure boat antifouling paints »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2008

ISBN: 9789289316644

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Development for Measurement, Antifouling Products, Traditional Release Behaviour, Environmental Risk Assessment, Nordic Chemicals Group, Nordic Council of Ministers

This report presents a joint Nordic project on method development for measurement of release rate of active substances from antifouling products. The aim was to evaluate whether a prolongation of a standard method...