Supplies to order lease the equipment, supplies and accessories necessary for the full and correct implementation of braquiterpicos treatment with high dose rate radioactive sources
The training session aims to review, evaluate and update the procedures for licensing and inspection of activities and practices of the circulation of radioactive sources
in various applications in the Sultanate, as IAEA dispatched four experts for this training session to train the participants on the best ways to licenses and inspections operations.
Abu Dhabi: The UAE has publicly committed to the Code of Conduct on the Safety and Security of Radioactive Sources
, putting the country in the the IAEA (International Atomic Energy Agency) history books as the first global review of progress, a senior official said on Sunday.
Gansu now has nearly 2,900 radioactive sources
, more than 1,000 radioactive facilities and rapidly increasing exposure to electromagnetic radiation.
Summary: SEOUL -- The UAE announced on Tuesday a contribution of $1 million towards the expansion and enhancement of the International Atomic Energy Agency's Safeguards Analytical Laboratory (SAL) and the hosting in October 2013 of an international conference on strategies and techniques for maintaining continuous control of radioactive sources
throughout their life cycle.
The Atomic Energy Regulatory Board ( AERB) has given " clearance" to DU to use weak radioactive sources
for just the taught programmes of the department of Physics and Astrophysics.
Sharaf noted that JNRC was implementing a protection program of radioactive sources
in the Kingdom, so far covering four hospitals, that would also be functioning in all institutions that deal with radioactive isotopes and sources.
Aa"An IAEA mission to get powerful radioactive sources
out of Lebanon was completed August 30, after a plan carrying the high-activity cargo safely touched down in Russia.
The project involves developing a method of testing photomultipliers (used with in radiological monitoring instruments and systems at the site) without the use of radioactive sources
In contrast, NRC has made limited progress toward implementing recommendations to (1) modify its process for issuing licenses to ensure that radioactive materials cannot be purchased by those with no legitimate need for them, (2) determine how to effectively mitigate the potential psychological effects of malicious use of such materials, and (3) examine whether certain radioactive sources
should be subject to more stringent regulations.
Officials said the radioactive sources
were small enough so that they pose no health threat to the public.
However, the terrorist attacks in the US on September 11, 2001, have increased public concern about the security of radioactive sources