Organisation

Grundsatzausschüsse ('Committees dealing with basic issues')

The Ausschüsse für Grundsatzfragen ('committees dealing with basic issues') have the task of giving advice to the Institute on fundamental technical and legal questions. There are three Grundsatzausschüsse for questions along inter-disciplinary lines concerning the proof of the fitness for use and verification of applicability (GA 1), for advising the Institute on questions dealing with pollution control, public health care and protection against hazards at work (GA 2) and for advising the Institute on questions dealing with water and soil protection (GA 3). One representative from the Laender and up to ten representative from the Federal Government(s) are on the committee.