UNSCEAR

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UNSCEARUnited Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation
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The average annual effective dose of 0.022 +- 0.0021 mSv a-due to Inhalation from the drinking water of the Township is also lower than the maximum recommended dose of 0.025 mSv a-1 of UNSCEAR for inhalation.
This study is primarily based on the report (2010) of UNSCEAR.[16] The UNSCEAR has been undertaking reviews and evaluations of global and regional exposures to radiation and also evaluates evidence of radiation-induced health effects including cancers and deaths in exposed groups, including survivors of the atomic bombings in Japan.
As seen in Table 2, the average EF for radon is more as compared to the value given in UNSCEAR [23].
Both Egyptian and Japanese fertilizers maintain radionuclide concentrations less than the recommended limits by UNSCEAR, 2008, [22].
Pakistan is also a member of UN Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation (UNSCEAR).
According to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and the United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation (UNSCEAR) (1,2), so far there have been 80 different radiological accidents involving 120 radiation workers, 110 members of the public and 12 deaths.
(2) UNSCEAR 2013 REPORT, SCIENTIFIC ANNEX A "Levels and effects of radiation exposure due to the nuclear accident after the 2011 great eastJapan earthquake and tsunami".