Possible health risks due to exposure to chromium-6 at tROM project Tilburg
Research by RIVM shows that the participants in the so-called tROM project, their supervisors and other people involved may have been exposed to chromium-6.
Chromium-6 from medical implants not harmful to health
Chromium-6 from medical implants, such as hip or knee implants, does not result in severe health damage.
Protection of Defence personnel against health risks of chromium-6 was inadequate
From 1984-2006, employees of the Dutch Ministry of Defence were exposed to chromium-6 during maintenance work.