terms of use

Terms of use

By accessing and using the SAFE FOODS website, http://www.safefoods.nl, the user certifies to be acquainted with the following Terms of Use and to agree with all terms and conditions contained herein.

These Terms of Use may be amended by SAFE FOODS at any time without notice. Amended Terms of Use shall be effective upon posting on this website.

SAFE FOODS reserves the right to make changes in this website at any time without notice. SAFE FOODS reserves the right to terminate or restrict access to the website for any reason whatsoever at its sole discretion. After the official ending of SAFE FOODS, the RIKILT Institute of Food Safety will become owner of this website.


All copyright and other intellectual property rights with regard to the content of this website (including, but not limited to software, text, audio, video, photographs, figures, drawings, schemes, graphics and tables) are owned by SAFE FOODS or has been given by the relevant owners.


The content published on this website may be reproduced or extracted for personal use and for small-scale non-commercial education purposes only. In case of the latter explicit mentioning of the source is obliged.

Any other use (including, but not limited to, distribution, reproduction, modification, display, transmission or posting to any other internet site) of the entire or partial content of this website without the written consent of SAFE FOODS is prohibited.

It is not allowed to place the content of this website in any way at disposal to third parties if this usage:

  • is contrary to the laws of The Netherlands, in particular the Auteurswet, Wet op de Naburige Rechten, Wetboek van Strafrecht, Wet Bescherming Persoonsgegevens and Wet Computercriminaliteit;
  • infringes rights and convenants of SAFE FOODS or to third parties;
  • causes or could cause in any way, direct or indirect, impairment to SAFE FOODS or to third parties;
  • is not in accordance with the intended objectives of SAFE FOODS;
  • is incompatible with what according to common law is accepted as societal proper.


Although care has been taken to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the information in this website, SAFE FOODS expressly disclaims any liability therefore.
SAFE FOODS expressly disclaims any liability for any possible consequences resulting from, arising out of or in connection with the access or use of, or inability to access and use this website or its content.

The user protects SAFE FOODS against claims from third parties because of an infringement of their legal right.

Applicable law

Access to and use of this website, as well as these Terms of Use are subject to the laws of The Netherlands.


Remarks, requests and questions related to these Terms of Use can be addressed to SAFE FOODS, hereby represented by the Communication and Dissemination responsible, Prof.dr. Hans van Trijp.