Yttrium, Radioactive

Shipment Methods / Regulations

Regulating the safety of ... shipments /of radioactive materials/ is the joint responsibility of the NRC and the Department of Transportation (DOT). The NRC establishes requirements for the design and manufacture of packages for radioactive materials. The DOT regulates the shipments while they are in transit and sets standards for labeling these packages and for smaller quantity packages.
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