Krause M1, Andersson AM1, Skakkebaek NE1, Frederiksen H2.
Environ Int. 2016 Nov 16. pii: S0160-4120(16)30765-6. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2016.11.011. [Epub ahead of print]BACKGROUND: Ultra violet (UV) filters with known or suspected endocrine disrupting properties are widely used in sunscreens and other personal care products, clothing, food packaging and many other consumer products. Danish kindergarten children have sunscreens applied daily during summer to prevent skin burns.OBJECTIVES: To estimate the assumed contribution of sunscreens to the total exposure to UV filters, we measured the urinary excretion of UV filters during summer and winter in kindergarten children. Read More