Biological safety officer

University of Twente Biological Safety Officer (BVF)

The UT's Biological Safety Officer (BVF) is G. J. H. Schokkin (RAH).

Pursuant to the Genetically Modified Organisms Decree under the Environmentally Hazardous Substances Act (Besluit genetisch gemodificeerde organismen Wet milieugevaarlijke stoffen), it is forbidden to acquire or work with genetically modified organisms (GMOs) without first having requested a licence with the UT's BVF.