More ESBL exposure through consumption of beef than chicken
Although ESBL-producing E.
The Netherlands aims to take the lead in the international ambition for a healthy, sustainable and safe dietary pattern.
There has been an ongoing outbreak of Salmonella enteritidis in Europe since 2015. It has also been present in the Netherlands since May 2016.
The Suriname Water Company (SWM) recently started the implementation of Water Safety Plans (WSPs). The inception phase included a tailor-made training by Dr. Giuliana Ferrero (UNESCO-IHE) and Mr.
As of 1 January 2017, the disorders alpha and beta thalassaemia will be added to the neonatal blood spot (‘heel prick’) screening programme.
Researcher Dr Guus Velders of RIVM has made the Nature top-10 list of 2016. This means that, according to Nature, he was one of the 10 most influential scientists in 2016.
New research by the Dutch National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM) shows it is safe for people to play sports on synthetic turf fields with an infill of rubber granulate.
RIVM presents ReCiPe 2016 a new version of the in Europe commonly used life cycle impact model ReCiPe.
After many years of decrease, the number of tuberculosis patients in the Netherlands rose again in 2015 by 6 percent.