Resorad network

The national surveillance network for environmental radioactivity is composed by laboratories of Arpa, Agencies for the protection of environment of regions, autonomous provinces, boards, and institutes that storically produce data useful for monitoring. The main matrixes of environmental and food interest are analyzed.

Ispra manages the functions of technical coordination following the relevant directives, issued by the Ministry of Labour, Health and Social Politics and by the Ministry of Environment and Safeguard of Territory and Sea, and diffusion activities of data to people and European Union. During an emergency, the network is requested to supply territorial radiometric data to Cevad, Data elaboration and evaluation centre.