Call for Information on Environmental risks and indirect health effects of mercury in dental amalgam
The Scientific Committee on Health and Environmental Risks
has received a request for
a scientific opinion on the environmental risks and indirect health effects of mercury in dental amalgam.
Interested parties are invited to submit:
1) Scientific peer reviewed research papers and reviews (later than 1990) on this issue.
2) Scientific data on safety evaluation of dental amalgams and alternatives
3) Other publicly available credible scientific information that may not be easily available and which
is directly relevant to this issue.
4) Information on trends in the clinical usage of dental amalgam and alternatives.
All information is considered public unless otherwise stated by the provider.
A document on guidelines for submission of contributions, containing criteria for the call for information and guidance for submission can be found here.
Please put the full body of your contribution as an attachment to the electronic message.
Please include your details, organization and e-mail address in the text of the message and specify "SCHER: Dental amalgam - Call for Information" in the subject line of your e-mail.