Chrysotile and post-covid: Helping the most vulnerable

In its September 2020 edition, the prestigious British medical scientific publication The Lancet, on the occasion of this year’s World Water Week (August 24-28) conference, draws its spotlights on the urgent need for a serious and responsible intervention in order to help emerging countries build sanitary and drinking water infrastructure.

The misery of the family with genetic intellectual disability

On August 4-5, the assessment team of the Vietnam National Roofsheet Association and the Vietnamese Heart Fund of the Vietnam National Television paid a visit to the house of Mr. Nguyen Duc Hoa in Nghi Loc distric, Nghe An province.


The U.S. EPA is currently reviewing and updating its recently published draft risk assessment for asbestos. As part of this process, EPA requested its Science Advisory Committee on Chemicals (SACC) to peer review the document in a virtual meeting held June 8-11, 2020.