The first radiation unit to be described and agreed upon internationally was the:
The Federal Radiation Council has been officially dissolved and its
responsibilities have been assumed by:
The Atomic Energy Commission.
The Environmental Protection Agency.
The Bureau of Radiological Health.
The US Department of Health, Education, and Welfare.
One organization, the
has been given a Federal charter that
recognizes its capabilities and contributions to the field of radiation health.
International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements (NCRPM).
International Commission on Radiological Units and Measurements