15 august 2019

Norway Reports Radioactive Iodine Spike Along Border With Russia


The Scandinavian country’s nuclear and radiation safety authority said the traces of radiation were non-hazardous. A “tiny” concentration of radioactive iodine was detected in the air in the Norwegian province of Finnmark near the border with Russia, Norway’s Radiation & Nuclear Safety Authority announced on Thursday. “Tiny amounts of radioactive iodine [have] been measured in air at our air filter station in Svanhovd in Northern Norway,” the agency said in a press release , adding that “the [...]