NUCLEAR DISASTERS. SAFE LEVELS. When dealing with the environmental effects of radiation, we are most interested in the actual dose of radiation delivered by the radioactivity. The radiation absorbed dose ( rad ) is used The SI unit for radiation is the sievert ( Sv )
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On the third day after the accident radiation levels were measured to be 12 mSv/hour.
April 26, 1986 employees were instructed to conduct an experiment during a shut down procedure
In the 30 km zone around the plant the average radiation dose was 430 mSv.