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Be Aware of Radioactive Sources

The latest radioactive source detected at a plant of one of the SAISI members occurred during an incident on 16 February 2021. The particular Thallium 201 source was removed by Necsa on 25 February 2021 for safe storage. During 2020 steel plants reported the detection of 2 radioactive sources to the HAZCOM Committee secretariat versus 4 radioactive sources during 2019.