The Health Council of the Netherlands is an independent scientific advisory body whose legal task it is to advise the Dutch ministers and Parliament in the field of public health and health/healthcare research.
Health Council of the Netherlands
The BioNTech/Pfizer vaccine should primarily be administered to the elderly
24-12-2020 | 19:00
The Health Council of the Netherlands recommends that BioNTech/Pfizer’s vaccine against COVID-19 should primarily be administered ...
Maintain the pneumococcal vaccination priority: the most elderly first
17-12-2020 | 10:00
The Health Council recommends that the way in which the pneumococcal vaccination programme was put into practice when it ...
Recommendation for a classification: methyl isobutyl ketone suspected to be carcinogenic in man
08-12-2020 | 10:00
At request of the State Secretary of Social Affairs and Employment, the Health Council has evaluated the carcinogenic properties ...
When applied correctly, spray polyurethane foam is not harmful to residents
01-12-2020 | 10:00
When spray polyurethane foam (SPF) home insulation is installed correctly, residents are unlikely to experience any associated ...
Vaccinate the elderly and sick first against COVID-19
19-11-2020 | 11:00
The Health Council of the Netherlands recommends, at this point in time, that people over the age of 60 and medical risk groups ...
Cadmium can affect reproductive health
13-10-2020 | 10:00
The Health Council of the Netherlands recommends to classify cadmium as a substance which is a presumed reproductive toxicant. ...