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  • Radiation treatment of polluted water and wastewater

    Radiation treatment of polluted water and wastewater

    “Over 70 per cent of the Earth`s surface is covered with water, but less than 3 per cent of that is freshwater — most of it locked up in glaciers, ice caps, the atmosphere and deep groundwater reservoirs.Just 13 per cent of the globe`s total fresh ...

    P. Gehringer, H. Eschweiler, S. Weiss, T. Reemtsma

  • Security in the transport of radioactive material

    Security in the transport of radioactive material

    In response to a resolution by the IAEA General Conference in September 2002, the IAEA adopted an integrated approach to protection against nuclear terrorism. This approach coordinates IAEA activities concerned with the physical protection of ...

  • Manual explicativopara la aplicacióndel reglamento del oieapara el transporte segurode materiales radiactivos

    Manual explicativopara la aplicacióndel reglamento del oieapara el transporte segurode materiales radiactivos

    Una de las funciones estatutarias del OIEA es la de establecer o adoptarnormas de seguridad para proteger la salud, la vida y la propiedad en eldesarrollo y la aplicación de la energía nuclear con fines pacíficos, y proveer a laaplicación de ...

    Mohamed ElBaradei

  • Measurement uncertainty

    Measurement uncertainty

    The IAEA/WHO Network, through Secondary Standards Dosimetry Laboratories (SSDLs) designated by the Member States, provides a direct linkage of national dosimetry standards to the international measurement system (SI, for Système International). ...

  • Core management and fuel handling for research reactors

    Core management and fuel handling for research reactors

    This Safety Guide was developed within the framework of the research reactor safety programme of the IAEA. It recommends how to meet the safety requirements for core management and fuel handling that are presented in paras 7.65–7.70 of the Safety of ...

  • Assessment of levels and “health-effects” of airborne particulate matter in mining, metal refining and metal working industries

    Assessment of levels and “health-effects” of airborne particulate matter in mining, metal refining and metal working industries

    The increased awareness of occupational health, hygiene and safety in recent years has resulted in improvement of working conditions and in reducing workers’ exposure to many toxic substances. However, substantial hazards remain, the number of cases ...

  • IAEA Safeguards: Staying ahead of the game

    IAEA Safeguards: Staying ahead of the game

    Preventing the spread of nuclear weapons is a complex task requiring international cooperation and confidence building at bilateral, regional and global levels. Today, more than half a century after the destructive power of nuclear weapons was first ...