RIVM’s international activities focused in 2015 on the expansion and strengthening of the European collaboration. In this section we give an overview and present 3 examples of international projects. Read more
We are exposed to chemical substances on a daily basis. The European EuroMix project will provide a new test and risk assessment strategy to include mixture effects of these substances in the chemical safety assessment. RIVM coordinates EuroMix.
In recent decades, the safety of our food has improved significantly, but nevertheless it remains an important source of diseases. Between 2006 and 2015 a worldwide initiative was launched by the World Health Organization (WHO) to estimate the burden of foodborne infectious diseases. In 2015 RIVM hosted the FERG symposium.