Use of Radioactive Materials at IUB

Radioactive material safety

Gloved hands holding a jar of radioactive materials.

The use of radioactive materials in research and teaching at IU Bloomington is conducted under the authority of the university’s license with the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. This license prescribes the administrative structures, facilities, equipment, and procedures needed for a comprehensive Radiation Safety Program. Application forms, training requirements, and detailed information on all aspects of the use of radioactive materials are found at the links on this page.

Specific questions related to radiation safety policies and procedures should be directed to:

Radiation Safety Office
Biology Building, Room 071
Phone: 812-856-2712