Environmental, Health and Safety Services

Radiation Safety

Radioactive Material Safety
Information for working with radioisotopes.

Radioactive Waste Removal
Request for removal of radioactive waste, order labels, calculate activity, show authorized containers.

Isotope Management
You can order, check current pricing and request to transfer Radioisotopes.

X-Ray Safety
Information regarding the proper use of X-ray machines.

Nuclear Medicine
Information for handling isotopes involved in nuclear medicine.

Survey Instruments
Information for management of survey meters

Radon
Everything you ever wanted to know about Radon.

Training Information
Online training modules intended for individuals at Virginia Tech to receive certain certifications. Please refer to Radioactive Material section for details on the required Radiation Safety Initial Training class offered on site at EHSS.

Contact Information

Doug Smiley, Radiation Safety Officer & Assistant Director