Advisory report for public review ‘Diesel engine exhaust’

The Dutch Expert Committee on Occupational Safety of the Health Council advises on the health-based state of the art in setting occupational exposure limits (OEL). In the present draft report the committee  recommends a health-based OEL for diesel engine exhaust.

The president of the Health Council would like to give you the opportunity to comment on the draft report. The report is presented to the Working Conditions Committee of the Social Economic Council of the Netherlands, and to experts of employer’s organizations and trade unions. Also other interested parties or persons may comment. Comments may be sent before February 5, 2018 to: Mrs J.M. Rijnkels, PhD, (draftOSH@gr.nl), The Health Council of The Netherlands, Dutch Expert Committee on Occupational Safety (DECOS) of the Health Council, PO Box 16052, 2500 BB, The Hague, The Netherlands. The comments will be taken into account in deciding on the final version of the document.

The final document will be presented to the Minister of Social Affairs and Employment.

All comments received and the response of the Committee will be publicly available on the Health Council’s website from the moment of presentation of the final report.