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India: union report slams violation of tea plantation workers’ rights

In early October, the International Union of Foodworkers (IUF) published the findings of research done after the deaths of three tea plantation workers in the northeast Indian state of Assam.

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A bad seven days for health and safety, says TUC

Cuts to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and to local authority budgets announced in the spending review will make it easier for rogue employers to take unacceptable risks with the health and safety of their workforce, the TUC said on 22 October.

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The Belgian Presidency calls for nanomaterials register

Europe should make consumer information on the presence of nanomaterials mandatory and maintain a register to trace these materials back to their source, according to proposals made by the Belgian EU presidency on 14 September 2010.

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