Advisory value for bisphenol A
26-03-2019 | 09:45
Occupational exposure to bisphenol A (BPA) can be hazardous to eyes, skin and reproduction. Based on the available evidence, the ...
Recommendation on exposure limit cadmium
20-03-2019 | 09:22
Cadmium and inorganic cadmium compounds are hazardous to human health. The S cientific Committee on Occupational Exposure Limits ...
Recommendation for an occupational exposure level for diesel engine exhaust
13-03-2019 | 09:52
Occupational exposure to diesel engine exhaust can cause lung cancer. The Health Council estimated so called health-based ...
Guidelines are required for treatment with platelet-rich plasma
18-02-2019 | 17:23
Especially in cosmetic and sports medicine platelet-rich plasma is often applied. However, evidence for its efficacy is scarce. ...
Vaccination against meningococcal disease
19-12-2018 | 07:00
Vaccination against meningococcal serogroups C and W is safe and effective. The effectiveness of vaccination against serogroup B ...
One vaccination less for infants
18-12-2018 | 00:00
The Health Council recommends one vaccination less for most infants, provided their mother has been vaccinated against pertussis. ...
Alcohol and young people: influence on the brain and later alcohol use
17-12-2018 | 08:47
Starting to drink alcohol at a young age is associated with a higher risk of developing alcohol use disorder later in life. There ...
Recommendation on classification of two dichloronitrobenzenes
11-12-2018 | 00:00
The substances 2,4-dichloro-1-nitrobenzene and 1,4-dichloro-2-nitrobenzene are presumed to be carcinogenic to man. People ...
Population Screening Act: research into the relationship between sport and atherosclerosis
03-12-2018 | 17:56
The University Medical Center Utrecht and the Radboud University Medical Center wish to carry out a study into the relationship ...
Recommendation on occupational exposure limit isocyanates
28-11-2018 | 04:00
Occupational exposure to isocyanates can lead to allergic respiratory complaints. The Health Council of the Netherlands has ...
Population Screening Act: screening for prostate cancer
27-11-2018 | 04:04
The Erasmus MC intends to perform a population-based screening pilot for prostate cancer with serum prostate-specific-antigen ...
Draft advisory reports on exposure during iron and steel founding for public consult, and exposure during coal gasification
14-11-2018 | 09:30
The Subcommittee on the classification of carcinogenic substances has prepared two draft advisory reports, one on the ...