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31 May 2019
We have published the Guide for Radiation Protection in Emergency Exposure Situations.
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27 May 2019
ARPANSA’s CEO, Dr Carl-Magnus Larsson has amended a licence issued to the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) to operate the ANSTO Nuclear Medicine (ANM) facility.
Pilots in cockpit with sun
22 May 2019
​​​​​​​Recently, ARPANSA co-authored a new study which found that modern airline pilots registered in Australia, appear not to be at higher risk of developing invasive melanoma than the rest of the population.
UV monitoring in Emerald Queensland
16 May 2019
We’re pleased to be partnering with the Central Highlands Regional Council to establish Queensland’s fourth location for collection of real time ultraviolet (UV) data.
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8 Apr 2019
ARPANSA has granted the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) an amended license to allow for the limited production of molybdenum-99 in order to sustain supply.
human fingers turning a 4G cube into a 5G cube - the cube has writing '4G' and the writing is being moved to say '5G'
19 Mar 2019
At ARPANSA, we set the safety standard sets limits for exposure to radio frequency (RF) electromagnetic energy (EME) that is emitted by mobile phones and other wireless technologies. These limits are set well below levels at which harm to people may occur. The operating frequencies of the 5G network are included within the limits set by the ARPANSA safety standard.
new linear accelerator also known as linac with dummy or phantom
6 Mar 2019
We’re excited to announce that we have installed a new linear accelerator (linac) at ARPANSA, to continue ensuring any Australians undergoing medical procedures receive the correct amount of radiation.
Dr Carl-Magnus Larsson standing with glasses and a suit near flowers
5 Mar 2019
The Governor-General has reappointed Dr Carl-Magnus Larsson as the CEO of ARPANSA for a term of three years.
Close up of woman's face resting on bed wearing blocking sunglasses and about to be treated with a device by someone out of view
25 Feb 2019
We’ve released national advice for light-based cosmetic treatments in Australia for both patients and practitioners. 
Hon. Senator Bridget McKenzie, Dr. Carl-Magnus Larsson and IRRS officials
12 Feb 2019
The final report for the Integrated Regulatory Review Service (IRRS) mission to Australia has been released.
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14 Jan 2019
ARPANSA scientists have reviewed the recent National Toxicology Program (NTP) animal studies which looked at whether exposure to radiofrequency (RF) radiation causes any health effects, including cancer, in rats and mice.
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12 Dec 2018
The ARPANS Regulations 1999 and ARPANS Licence Charges Regulations 2000 have been repealed and replaced.
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10 Dec 2018
A study led by ARPANSA, published with the British Medical Journal Open, found no link between the use of mobile phones in Australia and incidence of brain cancers.
IRRS Mission Group shot with all counterparts
5 Nov 2018
Today, the Integrated Regulatory Review Service (IRRS) mission was officially opened at ARPANSA. Officials emphasised the mission, reviewing Australia’s nuclear protection and radiation safety regulatory framework, shows international openness and transparency and a commitment to improvement. 

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