Environment Radioactivity And Ongoing Surveilance Programme In Turkey

  • Ibrahim Uslu
Conference paper
Part of the NATO Science Series book series (NAIV, volume 33)

Abstract

Environment is protected from radioactive release by preventing the emission, taking socio-economic factors into account using best available technique and technologies, using safer alternatives and obtaining payment from polluter. In all these activities public dose limit are very important to protect man or other non-human species in the environment.

Keywords

Radiation Protection Chernobyl Accident Radioactive Release Environmental Monitoring Station Basic Safety Standard 
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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2003

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ibrahim Uslu
    • 1
  1. 1.Radiological Health and Safety DepartmentTurkish Atomic Energy AuthorityTurkey

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