Radiation Safety

The use of radioactive materials on campus is governed by the New York State Department of Health. The Radiation Safety Committee advises members of the University community in matters involving radiological procedures and safety; establishing procedures pertaining to the ordering, receipt, use and disposal of radioactive materials; and advises faculty on specific problems related to the use of radioactive materials in research and instruction.

You can find the Radiological Safety Committee's Notification of Radioactive Isotope Use here.

For your reference you can find the Radioactive Materials & X-RAY Equipment Safety Manual here

State of New York NOTICE TO EMPLOYEES Standards for Protections Against Radiation

Information regarding radioactive materials may be obtained from James Brownridge, radiation safety officer, at 607-777-4370.

Last Updated: 3/23/17