Dr. Anna Lennquist

Senior Toxicologist at The International Chemical Secretariat (ChemSec)

Dr. Anna Lennquist has been working for ChemSec since 2011. ChemSec is an EU based non-profit environmental organisation and a leading advocate of chemicals policy. It works to speed up legislative processes, engage business, and act as a catalyst for progressive dialogue and action.

As Senior Toxicologist at ChemSec, Anna has worked on a number of different projects to support substitution of hazardous chemicals. Since 2013 she has been the project manager for the SIN (Substitute It Now) List, which has proven to be an important driver for innovation. She is also participating in a number of different expert groups and stakeholder committees as an expert on chemicals management, policy, and the underlying science. Anna holds a PhD in ecotoxicology as well as a journalist degree from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden.