Radioactive waste briefing for nuclear medicine specialists

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27 May 2021

Seven of Australia’s top nuclear medicine professionals have been briefed on Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation's (ANSTO’s) plans to:

  • manage radioactive waste
  • support nuclear medicine innovation in Australia

It was announced that ANSTO would receive $59.8 million in the latest budget. This will enable them to deliver another interim intermediate level solid waste storage facility. 

The briefings were conducted as part of the Annual General Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nuclear Medicine (ANZSNM). 

Read the full briefing on ANSTO's website.

Contact us

  • Email arwa [at]
  • Phone 13 28 46
  • Write to us at: Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources; Australian Radioactive Waste Agency, GPO Box 2013, Canberra ACT 2601