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Ultraviolet radiation

This extensive article reviews much of the experimental and

15 February 2021

Covering up with sun protective clothing is one of five ways Australians can protect themselves from the harmful effects of ultraviolet (UV) radiation. But not all fabrics provide the same level of protection.

This was a meta-analysis of 6

There have been two separate reviews published by the same study group which have examined the literature on solarium use and the risk of

This study estimated the overall future economic and health benefit of banning commerci

8 July 2020

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Occupational Factsheets
20 April 2020

Do you use, or are you exposed to radiation as part of your work? Our new suite of occupational exposure factsheets have been designed to keep you informed about the type of radiation you may be exposed to, any possible health effects and how to adequately protect yourself.

30 October 2019

Earlier this month ARPANSA and Cancer Council Victoria (CCV) met to formalise our partnership to promote sun safety and support skin cancer prevention.

Installation of the UV sensor in Emerald, Queensland
28 August 2019

We’re pleased to announce that the newest location in our ultraviolet (UV) radiation monitoring network is now online. Emerald is the fourth location in Queensland to join our network of real-time UV data.

This was a review investigating the risk of exposure to artificial tanning devices (sunbeds) and the risk of


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