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Abstract

This study highlights the practical application of Title II (Articles 2, 3, 4 and 5) of the basic safety standards Directive (Council Directive 80/836/Euratom, of 15 July 1980). The report first describes the different types of consumer products in which radioactive substances are intentionally incorporated as well as products with high natural radioactivity. The second part of the report gives an overview of the legislative and regulatory situation within the EU member states with regard to prior reporting and authorisation. The report also gives information on the situation of the non-EU member states, Sweden and Switzerland.

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Authors: SCHMITT-HANNIG A, Institut für Strahlenhygiene des Bundesamtes für Strahlenschutz, Oberschleißheim (DE);DRENKARD S, Institut für Strahlenhygiene des Bundesamtes für Strahlenschutz, Oberschleißheim (DE);WHEATLEY J, Institut für Strahlenhygiene des Bundesamtes für Strahlenschutz, Oberschleißheim (DE)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 15846 EN (1995) 112 pp., FS, ECU 13.50
Availability: (2)
ISBN: ISBN 92-826-9000-8
Record Number: 199411095 / Last updated on: 1994-12-07
Category: PUBLICATION
Original language: en
Available languages: en