United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Brian Littleton

Brian Littleton is a chemical engineer from the University of Maryland who has worked in the environmental field for 24 years. He has worked at the EPA in the Office of Radiation and Indoor Air for more than 16 years and has worked on a wide range of programmatic issues including the development of the WIPP regulation, low level wastes, nuclear power plant decommissioning issues and technical assistance for radiation site clean-up. He is currently responsible for efforts to revise the radiation protection standards for nuclear power operations, and his organization oversees the National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAPS) for radionuclides, explores ways to reduce human exposure to TENORM and NORM sources, and will be exploring new approaches to dispose of low activity wastes.

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