Standards for Protection Against Radiation (Michigan)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Michigan


Applies to States or Provinces Michigan
Name Standards for Protection Against Radiation (Michigan)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Safety and Operational Guidelines
Affected Technologies Nuclear
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province














Program Administrator Department of Environmental Quality
Primary Website http://legislature.mi.gov/doc.aspx?mcl-368-1978-12-135


Last Review 2014-09-15


Information Source http://www.michigan.gov/deq/0,4561,7-135-3312_4120_4244-10069--,00.html


Summary

This rule establishes standards for protection against radiation hazards. In addition to complying with requirements set forth, every reasonable effort should be made to maintain radiation levels in unrestricted areas and releases of radioactive materials in effluents to unrestricted areas, as far below the limits specified in this rule as practicable. The article states permissible levels and concentrations of radioactive material for air and water above ground. It also lists instructions for workers, details about inspections by the department and precautionary procedures for handling radioactive material and hazardous waste.


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Policy Contact

Department Department of Environmental Quality
Division Radioactive Materials Program



Phone 517-241-1275


Website http://www.michigan.gov/deq/0,4561,7-135-3312_4120_4244---,00.html


Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Part 135, PA 368 of 1978


















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