The accident which occurred in the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in 1996 is described in summarized form along with the subsequent release of radionuclides into the atmosphere.
The contamination resulting from dispersion and deposition in Germany and the resulting radiation exposure are presented.
The recommendations issued after the event by the German Commission for Radiological Protection and the contamination limits issued by the European Union are described.
Epidemiological studies performed in Germany During the past are discussed.
Finally, the implementation of the Precautionary Radiological Protection Act and the requirements which arose from this are discussed, viz. the establishment of the integrated measurement and Information System for the Surveillance of Environmental Radioactivity, dose and contamination limits, and precautionary measures.
Mots-clés Pascal : Accident, Centrale nucléaire, Recommandation, Allemagne, Europe, Ukraine, Europe Est, Système information, Surveillance, Pollution radioactive, Dose rayonnement, Chernobyl 1986
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Accident, Nuclear power plant, Recommendation, Germany, Europe, Ukraine, Eastern Europe, Information system, Surveillance, Radioactive pollution, Radiation dose
Notice produite par :
Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 97-0020442
Code Inist : 001D06D04D. Création : 21/05/1997.