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Tue 30 Jun, 2020

On 27 June, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) invited member countries to report on the possible presence of Ruthenium and Cesium radioisotopes in the atmospheric particulate sampled in recent weeks. A request followed the detection of Ru-103, Cs-134 and Cs-137 carried out by the CTBTO (Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-BanTreaty Organization) station, which operates in Sweden.

Already in the previous days, reports were sent from some European laboratories with highlly sensitive equipments (through the ARPA Lombardia Regional Protection Center), following which ISIN immediately informed the National Surveillance Network of environmental radioactivity (RESORAD Network), made... Leggi tutto