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Introduction to Decommissioning a Non-nuclear Facility

July 2, 12:00 - 13:00

Free

Joint AURPO and SRP Webinar

Link to the recorded webinar: https://youtu.be/f_Euyi_dJ0o

Introduction to Decommissioning a Non-nuclear Facility

In partnership with SRP, Julie Turner, from the AURPO Executive Committee, will be discussing the process of deciding to decommission a radiochemistry facility internally, what needs to be considered and some of the benefits and advantages. The talk will discuss the decommissioning criteria, importance of historical records, and describe some of the techniques and processes used.  It also demonstrates some of the interesting difficulties that have been encountered during the process and how these have been overcome.

 

Julie Turner (Loughborough University)

Julie is a Strategic Scientific Development Officer and Radioactive Waste Advisor for Loughborough University. She works within the Health and Safety Service and leads on radiological, biological and chemical safety, and has worked with radioactivity for over 20 years ranging from open sources, sealed sources and X-ray equipment. Julie is currently on the AURPO Executive Committee and the Honorary Treasurer, and Membership Secretary. Julie is leading on the internal decommissioning of a 60 year old radiochemistry facility.

 

When is it and how do I attend?

SRP are hosting the webinar, which be broadcast on the 2nd July 2020 from 12.00 – 13.00 hrs.

To book a place, please visit the SRP website: https://srp-uk.org/event/258/introduction-to-decommissioning-a-non-nuclear-facility

NOTE:

  1. The webinar is free and you do not need to be an SRP member to book a place.
  2. This event was e-mailed to all AURPO members. If you did not receive it, please check your spam folder and ensure your contact details are correct by visiting the Members Area after logging in.

 

Details

Date:
July 2
Time:
12:00 - 13:00
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://srp-uk.org/event/258/introduction-to-decommissioning-a-non-nuclear-facility

Organiser

The Society for Radiological Protection
Website:
https://www.srp-uk.org