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Netherlands

GGD (Gemeentelijke Gezondheidsdienst)

Type of organisation: National agency.

Address: Local divisions throughout The Netherlands.

Email: postbus@ggd.nl

Website: http://www.ggd.nl

Areas of Activity: Healthy residential lifestyle in general; Ventilation behaviour; Damp prevention; Mould prevention; Practical / structural remediation; Indoor air quality in general.

Settings for information provision: Households; Schools & day care.

Communications tools: Website information; Active dissemination of brochures and material; Home visits and inspection services.

Milieu Centraal

Type of organisation: National agency.

Address: Herculesplein 357, 3584 AA Utrecht, The Netherlands.

Email: info@milieucentraal.nl

Website: http://www.milieucentraal.nl

Areas of Activity: Healthy residential lifestyle in general; Ventilation behaviour; Damp prevention; Mould prevention.

Settings for information provision: Households; Schools & day care.

Communications tools: Website information; Active dissemination of brochures and material.

RIVM Gezondheid en Milieu

Type of organisation: Research institute.

Address: Antonie van Leeuwenhoeklaan 9, 3721 MA Bilthoven, The Netherlands.

Email: info@rivm.nl

Website: http://www.rivm.nl/gezondheidenmilieu

Areas of Activity: Healthy residential lifestyle in general; Ventilation behaviour; Damp prevention; Mould prevention; Indoor air quality in general.

Settings for information provision: Households; Schools & day care.

Communications tools: Website information; Active dissemination of brochures and material.

VACpunt Wonen

Type of organisation: NGO.

Address: Herculesplein 207, 3584 AA Utrecht, The Netherlands.

Email: info@vacpuntwonen.nl

Website: http://www.vacpuntwonen.nl/

Areas of Activity: Damp prevention; Mould prevention.

Settings for information provision: Households.

Communications tools: Website information; Active dissemination of brochures and material; Guidance through telephone advice services; Availability of experts for face-to-face discussion in the agency.

Nederlandse Woonbond

Type of organisation: Tenants’ association.

Address: Nieuwe Achtergracht 17, 1018 XV Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Email: info@woonbond.nl

Website: http://www.woonbond.nl

Areas of Activity: Healthy residential lifestyle in general; Ventilation behaviour; Damp prevention; Mould prevention; Practical / Structural remediation; Climate change, thermal comfort and energy efficiency; Legal conflicts/ court cases.

Settings for information provision: Households

Communications tools: Website information; Public campaigns in the media; Active dissemination of brochures and material; Guidance through telephone advice services; Availability of experts for face-to-face discussion in the agency; Home visits and inspection service.

Research Institute OTB of Delft

Type of organisation: Research institute.

Address: PO Box 5030, 2600 GA Delft, The Netherlands.

Email: e.hasselaar@tudelft.nl

Website: www.otb.tudelft.nl

Areas of Activity: Healthy residential lifestyle in general; Ventilation behaviour; Mould prevention; Practical / structural remediation; Structural remediation; Indoor air quality in general; Contracting professionals and remediation companies.

Settings for information provision: Households; Schools & day care; Residential care.

Communications tools: Availability of experts for face-to-face discussion in the agency; Home visits and inspection services (but not extensive), Services are also available in English.

Originally posted on 2 July 2011

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