The European Human Biomonitoring Initiative HBM4EU, for which the German Environment Agency (UBA) is lead agency, has issued new human biomonitoring assessment values for select phthalates, cadmium and bisphenol A. This comes as an announcement made at the beginning of the annual meeting in Berlin. UBA's President Maria Krautzberger said, "Chemicals production has always been stable for many years." The HBM4EU initiative is paving the way for a better assessment of the human body's exposure to certain environmental pollutants. "
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