Bert Weckhuysen explains smell of asphalt processing plant on Radio1

Neighbors of an Asphalt-processing plant in den Bosch are concerned about the smell emanating from the plant, and fear for exposure to benzene. Bert Weckhuysen was interviewed to explain how chemical plants can safely operate in the vicinity of built-up areas. The interview (in Dutch) can be found at The interview is in the second hour (15:00-16:00) and starts at just before the 20:00 minutes mark.


Earlier this year, Bert was interviewed on the same topic for the national newspaper Trouw (