“While the scientific community has published information on radiation sources and effects, it has tended to be technical and perhaps difficult for the general public to understand—which has often confused, rather than informed, the public, meaning that the fear and confusion engendered decades ago prevails. This publication tackles the issue by detailing the most up-to-date scientific information from UNSCEAR — on the types of radiation, their sources and effects on humans and the environment—and making it accessible to the general reader.”  ~Achim Steiner, UNEP Executive Director and Undersecretary to the United Nations

2016 United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), based on UNSCEAR information” Radiation Effects and Sources”


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