ISO 2919:2012 - Radiological Protection Sealed Radioactive Sources: General Requirements and Classification - Tasmania


You must comply with this standard when assessing or manufacturing sealed source capsules used for industrial radiography. Sealed source means:

  • radioactive material that is permanently sealed in a capsule
  • radioactive material that is in a solid form and that is bound closely.

This standard establishes a classification system for sealed radioactive sources that is based on test performance and specifies general requirements, performance tests, production tests, marking and certification.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Radiation Protection Act 2005 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Radiation Protection Regulations 2016 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Health

Public Health Services

Radiation Protection Unit

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