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Growing IUR international visibility

2009-09-29
I.U.R.
The Secretariat is pleased to announce that the Union's website is now regularly visited by up to 12,000 visitors each month, demonstrating a growing general interest for Radioecology issues and the usefulness of our website for those who seek related information. It is also worth mentioning that during the last six months 16 new…
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Journal of Environmental Radioactivity affiliated to IUR

2009-09-13
[ Memorandum of Understanding ]
I.U.R.
Memorandum of Understanding signed on 11-28 April 2008   Considering that there is a mutual interest in promoting closer cooperation between IUR and the international scientific "Journal of Environmental Radioactivity" (JENR, Elsevier), Nicolette van Dijk, in quality of Publisher of JENR, and François…
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Nuclear metrology for radioecology and environment

2009-09-01
[ 10 hot topics discussed at INSINUME 2008 International Symposium, 13-16 October 2008, Rabat, Morocco ]
Radioecology
Organized by CNESTEN in Rabat (Morocco) in the fall of 2008, this was the largest INSINUME conference of the series with 230 participants (of which 110 from abroad), representing a total of 43 countries with further official representation and support from both IUR and IAEA. The 10 hot topics that have captured interest…
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*ISTA14* : 14th International Symposium on Toxicity Assessment

2009-05-19
[ Metz, France, August 30 to September 4, 2009 ]
Event
Ecotoxicology for Environmental Health The organizing committee of the 14th International Symposium on Toxicity Assessment is pleased to invite you to participate in this fourteenth Symposium, which is to be held in the beautiful city of Metz, France, from August 30th to September 4th, 2009.   Please consult the…
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Workshop organized by the Radioecology & Waste Task Group

2009-03-23
[ 4-5 May, 2009, at CIEMAT, Madrid, Spain ]
Task Group Workshops
The Radioecology and Waste Task Group, chaired by Almudena Aguero, will meet for a Workshop that is to take place at the CIEMAT premises, in Madrid (Spain), early next May. The main objective of the Workshop is to finalise the preparation of the next Task Group report including further recommendations about the needs for research and…
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IUR establishes closer links with NREA

2009-01-19
[ Towards federating Environmental Radioactivity Associations ]
I.U.R.
On the event of the International Conference NRE VIII that was held in Buzios, Brazil, in October 2007, the President of IUR met the Executive Board of the Natural Radiation Environment Association (NREA) in order to explore opportunities for establishing closer links between the two sister Organisations. NREA is a recently established…
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New Task Group on NORMs

2009-01-18
[ Call for sustaining membership ]
Active Task Groups
IUR has been promoting much efforts recently to initiate a new TASK GROUP on NORMs in the Oil and Gas Industry. The envisioned final product should be a report providing expert recommenations on new specific regulations implemented in different countries and waste management policies. Jose-Marcus Godoy, member of IUR Board of Council,…
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