Endocrine Disruptors Cause Range of Diseases; €157 Billion Cost

Miriam E Tucker, Medscape

March 06, 2015

SAN DIEGO — Exposure to endocrine-disrupting chemicals results in a range of human diseases and abnormalities, costing a total of roughly €157 billion (about $175 billion) annually in the European Union, a new analysis shows.


The findings were presented March 5 at a press briefing here at the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting, ENDO 2015, and were also published online in a series of four articles in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism.

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