Zone of growth, zone of opportunities
It has been 35 years since the world has been living with Chornobyl, humanity’s largest anthropogenic disaster. The tragedy has been investigated with the sequence of events being restored to the second, conclusions have been made, changes have been made to the working order of RBMK-1000 type nuclear reactors, the damaged energy block 4 and the Shelter Structure have been covered with a modern confinement.
Campaign for pilot collection of IRSs in Dnipropetrovsk Region completed
Chornobyl Research and Development Institute has completed a campaign for pilot collection of ionizing radiation sources in Dnipropetrovsk Region.
In Zhytomyr region there was found “Kripton-85”
Policemen found a radioactive source "Krypton-85" at one of the enterprises in Zhytomyr region.
An important step towards creating a radiation-safe environment for both humans and the environment”, Yulia Hontar about the “STEP to Safety” project
The radiation awareness campaign “STEP to Safety” has been held in the Dnipropetrovsk Region for eight months. On February 16, a new stage of work with communities and citizens will begin: the collection of hazardous ionizing radiation sources (IRS), which are not currently regulated by authorities. From February 16 to March 19, a mobile radiology laboratory will be operating in 8 cities of the Dnipropetrovsk Region, in the places approved by local authorities. The time and sites for the laboratory will be specified on the project’s website and in social media.
In February and March, a campaign will be held to collect ionizing radiation sources in the Dnepropetrovsk Region
It is a new stage of work with communities and citizens which has been announced as part of the radiation awareness campaign “STEP to Safety” carried out in the Dnipropetrovsk Region for the past eight months. The goal is to collect hazardous ionizing radiation sources (IRS), which are not currently regulated by the government.