Environmental Health and Safety

Environmental Health and Safety

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Radiation Safety Data Sheets

These radiation safety data sheets provide information on various nuclear substances: their radiation characteristics, detection methods, preventive measures and annual limits on intake. The data sheets are intended to provide WHMIS equivalent information for nuclear substances, similar to that presented in Material Safety Data Sheets.

Open Source Isotopes Commonly used at Queen's

Other Isotopes

Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Radionuclide Information Booklet (PDF 1.28 MB)

Isotopes not included in above noted booklet

  • Iron-59 (PDF 51 KB)
  • Manganese-54 (PDF 50 KB)
  • Radium-226 **Contact EH&S
  • Thorium-232 **Contact EH&S
  • Uranium-234 235 238 **Contact EH&S