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Radiation Protection Department

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The radiation protection management exerts the control facilities radiological and nuclear Nonradiative IPEN, of its workers and the public in order to maintain an appropriate standard of protection.

This radiological control includes the control of workers, by means of individual monitoring and dose assessment, control of areas through assessment, classification, access control, beacon, signalling, monitoring and decontamination and control of environment and population through the release of radioactive effluent control installation, the control of radiation sources and radioactive waste and to radiological emergencies in the State of São Paulo in Brazil.

As complementing its basic activities, the management of radiation protection is also in the development and implementation of optimization techniques, transport of radioactive material and calculation of shields. He has participated actively in relevant human resources and training in radiation protection advice.