This is a broad category that covers all industrial applications of radiation - sterilization, food irradiation, industrial radiography, etc. It also covers human exposures from industrial radiation sources.
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Relevant HPS Web Pages
The following HPS Web page also addresses this category:
|Food Irradiation Fact Sheet|
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Other Useful Websites
The following websites may also be useful regarding food irradiation:
|Food Irradiation – International Atomic Energy Agency|
|Food Irradiation – World Health Organization|
|Food Safety and Irradiation – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention|