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government agency administrator

Bo Anders Wahlström, Swedish government agency administrator. Sergeant Coast Artillery, 1960-1961. Member Swedish Society Toxicology (president 1991-1992).


Wahlström, Bo Anders was born on July 11, 1942 in Göteborg, Sweden. Son of Arne L. A. and Maj-Brita S. (Lindberg) Wahlström.


Bachelor of Science, Göteborg University, 1965. Master of Science, Göteborg University, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, Göteborg University, 1971.

Toxicology diploma, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1980.


From university teacher to associate professor Göteborg University, 1965-1976. Researcher National Food Administration, Uppsala, Sweden, 1976-1980. Research assistant Geneva (Switzerland) University, 1974-1976.

Head pesticide division Products Control Board, Solna, Sweden, 1980-1995. Head department science technical National Chemicals Inspectorate, 1986-1990, director international affairs, 1991-1998. Senior scientific advisory United Nations Environment Programme Chemicals, Geneva, Switzerland, since 1998.

Secretary Swedish Government Chemicals Policy Committee, 1996-1997. Postdoctoral fellow Royal Society London, 1971-1972. Chairman Organization of European Cooperation and Development Chemicals Group, Paris, 1996-1998.


Sergeant Coast Artillery, 1960-1961. Member Swedish Society Toxicology (president 1991-1992).


  • Other Interests

    Sports, mountain hiking.


Married Agneta E. Pallinder, October 28, 1962 (divorced October 1971). Children: Katarina, Susanna. Married Anita L. Moberg, August 1, 1981.

Children: Robert, Daniel, Magnus.

Arne L. A. Wahlström

Maj-Brita S. (Lindberg) Wahlström

Agneta E. Pallinder

Anita L. Moberg

Katarina Wahlström

Susanna Wahlström

Robert Wahlström

Daniel Wahlström

Magnus Wahlström