The establishment of EVISA is funded by the EU through
the Fifth Framework Programme (G7RT- CT- 2002- 05112).
Supporters of EVISA includes:
Metallic compound being capable of binding to cellular oestrogen receptors and then mimicking the actions of physiological oestrogens. There is evidence that even inorganic ions of aluminium, antimony, arsenite, barium, cadmium, chromium (Cr(II)), cobalt, copper, lead, mercury, nickel, selenite, tin and vanadate have such potential.