Scientific Committees

Public consultation on environmental and health effects posed by depleted uranium

Public consultation
SCHER Opinion on the environmental and health risks posed by depleted uranium (DU)

The SCHER undertook a public consultation on the basis of a preliminary opinionpdf(223 KB).
Interested parties were invited to submit comments or pertinent scientific information by 12 April 2010.

The final opinion on the environmental and health risks posed by depleted uranium (DU)pdf(334 KB) was adopted by the SCHER during the 7th plenary meeting of 18 May 2010.

A note explaining the modifications of the draft SCHER opinion on depleted uranium following the public consultation can be found herepdf(27 KB)