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Radiation Protection

Summary of Comments, ANPR for 40 CFR Part 190

In 2014, the Agency collected public comment and information to support of its review of the standards in an Advance Notice of Public Rulemaking (ANPR). EPA did not propose any changes to the current standards in the ANPR. EPA is currently evaluating the comments and information received. After completing this evaluation, EPA may propose revised radiation protection standards or leave the existing ones in place. Any proposed revisions to the standards would be published in the Federal Register in a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking.

A summary of the comments is below: 

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