Radioactive Scrap — Be Aware! (NUREG/BR-0108, Poster, Revision 1)

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Date Published: November 2006

Office of Public Affairs
U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Washington, DC 20555-0001


This poster provides an overview of the types of items that might be encountered in the scrap and recycling industry as the result of inadvertent loss of devices containing radioactive material by U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission and Agreement State licensees. The poster contains descriptive information regarding the items, basic instructions for what to do and who you should contact if you suspect that you have encountered one of these items. This poster is printed in English on one side and in Spanish on the other side.

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