Category: Waste Management and Radiation Control

Recycling/Waste Reduction/Reuse Program

Jump to … Household Wastes Household Hazardous Wastes Non-Recyclables Recyclables Waste Reduction & Reuse Business Wastes Forms Hazardous Waste Scrap Metal Solid Non-Hazardous Waste Solvents Universal Waste Used Oil Waste Reduction & Reuse Many businesses, educators, students, individuals, and civic leaders realize the importance of recycling. According to the EPA and the National Recycling Coalition, …

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Utah X-Ray Data: X-Ray Program

In the period 1994 to 1996 a survey of 94 x-ray units in medical facilities in Utah that perform C-Spine x-ray procedures was completed by the Division. The purpose of the survey was to evaluate exposure to a “Standard Man”. The figures below are the summaries of exposures obtained from this survey. If you have …

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Radioactive Material Transportation Program

General Foreign Research Reactor Spent Fuel Modes of Transportation Potential Actions by the Utah Radiation Control Board Transportation Safety Based on Packaging Design and Function Types of Carriers Who Regulates Radioactive Material Transportation? Emergencies Agencies That Offer Radiation Emergency Training Transport Information Available to Emergency Responders Utah Radiological Emergency Exercises Shipments Radioactive Waste Shipments to …

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Radioactive Materials Regulatory Program

The authority to regulate radioactive materials within Utah is based on an agreement with the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). The Agreement, which made Utah an “Agreement State,” was signed in 1984 and later amended in 1990, 2004, and 2007. The Division of Waste Management and Radiation Control (DWMRC) is the state agency that regulates …

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