1st Prioritisation process

  1. Home
  2. >
  3. HBM4EU Substances
  4. >
  5. 1st Prioritisation process

The 1st prioritisation process performed in 2015 was undertaken by:

  • national and European representatives
  • members of the Steering Group for the 2nd EU HBM Initiative organised by the DG RTD

The process was implemented during the phase of project development on the basis of a set of prioritisation criteria agreed within the consortium. The resulting 1st list of priority substances is:

  • Phthalates & DINCH
  • Poly/perfluorinated substances (PFAS)
  • Bisphenols
  • Flame retardants
  • Polyaromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs)
  • Cadmium & chromium VI
  • Anilines
  • Mixtures
  • Emerging substances