No serious radiation incidents in Murmansk in 2004

Publish date: January 13, 2005

Head of the Murmansk department of the Inspection for radiation security, Vitalii Ustinov, says there were no serious incidents of radioactive pollution in 2004.

Ustinov also says the radiation security in the region is improving as the number of illegal radioactive waste discharges is decreasing. The companies began using more environmentally friendly technologies, although before the Inspection had to punish and force the companies, Regnum reported.

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