IRPA/INIRC Guidelines on Ultraviolet

  • Jürgen H. Bernhardt
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 242)


In 1974, the International Radiation Protection Association (IRPA) formed a working group on non-ionizing radiation (NIR), which examined the question of protection against adverse health effects of exposure to ultraviolet radiation. At the 1977 IRPA Congress in Paris, this working group became the International Non-Ionizing Radiation Committee (IRPA/INIRC).


Ultraviolet Radiation Action Spectrum United Nations Environmental Programme Ocular Injury Minimal Erythemal Dose 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jürgen H. Bernhardt
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  1. 1.Institute for Radiation Hygiene of the Federal Health OfficeNeuherbergGermany

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