Participating institutions

University of Southern Denmark – Institute of Public Health
Department of Environmental Medicine

Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Environmental Health

The Faroese Hospital System

Related research

2007 International Conference on Fetal Programming and Developmental Toxicity (PPTOX)

Role of Environmental Stressors in the Development of Origins of Disease (PPTOXVI)


PINCHE: Policy Interpretation Network on Children’s Health and Environment

Public health impact of long-term, low-level mixed element exposure in susceptible population strata

Governmental and international organizations, and NGOs

BEUC, the European Consumers’ Organisation

Centers for Disease Central, National Report on Human Exposure to Environmental Chemicals

Children’s Environmental Health Network

European Commission Review of the Mercury Strategy 

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

In Harm’s Way (Toxic Threats to Child Development)

International Joint Commission; Canada and United States

JECFA: Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives

Mercury Policy Project

National Institute for Minamata Disease 

National Library of Medicine

National Toxicology Program

World Health Organization

World Health Organization: Chemical Safety and Children’s Health

United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) Global Mercury Assessment

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: Mercury home page

The Faroes

Faroe Islands Tourist Guide 

Whales and whaling in the Faroe Islands

U.S. Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) programme on Faroese whaling and mercury pollution

Transcript of PBS interview with Pal Weihe

Postal Service