[ RadSafe ] ICRP 1 mSv Annual General Public Limit

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Mon Feb 21 12:37:50 CST 2011

I recall that a long time ago the limit for the general public was 170 mrem
per year.


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Subject: [ RadSafe ] ICRP 1 mSv Annual General Public Limit

What was the first year and publication in which ICRP established the 1 mSv
annual limit for members of the general public?

Roy A. Parker, Ph.D.
Radiation Physics Consultant
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