Ionizing Radiation Safety & Waste Disposal

Introduction ] Radiation Protection ] Legislation ] Dose Limits ] Storage and Disposal of Radioactive Waste ] Activity ] Conclusion ] Appendicies ]

I. Introduction

What is "Ionizing Radiation"?

What is "Radiation Safety"?

Radiation Background

References

 

II. Radiation Protection

Radiation Hazards

Radiation Protection and Monitoring

Types of Measurement, Units and Terminology

Biological Effects of Radiation

 

III. Legislation

Hong Kong Radiation Ordinance

 

IV. Dose Limits

ICRP Limits

 

V. Storage and Disposal of Radioactive Waste

Storage of Radioactive Waste

Disposal of Radioactive Waste

 

VI. Activity

Activity

 

VII. Conclusions

Summary

Responsibilities of Users

 

VIII. Appendices

Appendix 1 - Useful video films

Appendix 2 - Useful web-sites

Appendix 3 - Useful tables and information

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