GDA aktuell - Special Issue „Aluminium and Health“, 4th revised Edition (2020)

Time and again critical questions are being asked as to whether aluminium is harmless to health. They include, for example, the question of whether aluminium contributes to the development of Alzheimer´s disease or causes breast cancer. GDA´s member companies are often askes about aluminium and health by the media, customers, employees, consumers and other stakeholders.

How much aluminium do we take in via unprocessed an processed food? How much aluminium can end up in the body via the skin if we use cosmetics? What effects can aluminium have on health? Questions that are asked again and again.