Preconception carrier screening
The Health Council of the Netherlands recommends pilot research to determine whether preconception carrier screening could be ...
Comments on draft report Tricresylphosphate and response Health Council
Tricresylphosphate: Evaluation of the effects on reproduction, recommendation for classification
Tricresylphosphate (TCP) is used as a flame retardant in polystyrene and other thermoplastics, as a PVC plasticiser, lubricant ...
The 14-day rule in the Dutch Embryo Act
The Health Council of the Netherlands recommends that the 14-day rule for embryo research be extended to a 28-day rule. The Dutch ...
Work programme 2024
Each year the Health Council of the Netherlands draws up a work programme containing an overview of the issues that will form the ...
Comments on draft report Pyridine and response Health Council
Pyridine; Evaluation of the carcinogenicity and genotoxicity
Pyridine is used as a chemical intermediate in the production of amongst others pesticides, pharmaceuticals, textile water ...
Employee vaccination: tick-borne encephalitis
People who are regularly bitten by ticks in the course of their work should be offered vaccination against tick-borne ...
Rubber dusts and rubber fumes
Exposure in the manufacturing industry is considered to be carcinogenic. Since the composition of rubber dusts and rubber fumes ...
Routine vaccination programme against COVID-19
Three years after the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, a large proportion of the Dutch population has developed immunity through ...