Educational resources

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Export and Import

Import and export controls (FAQ)


Health

Contributing to food safety (Feature article)
Devices containing radium luminous compounds (FAQ)
Fact or fiction: Cyclotrons (CNSC Online module)
Fact or fiction: Cancer clinics (CNSC Online module)
Map of nuclear facilities
Medical uses of nuclear technologies (Video)
Polonium-210 (FAQ)
Radiation and health (Mythbuster)
Radioactive sources safely used in Canada for the benefit of all Canadians (Fact sheet)
Radon (FAQ)
Tritium (FAQ)
Tritium studies (Fact sheet)


General

Alarm response guidelines for radiation portal monitoring systems (Fact sheet)
Canada’s historical role in developing nuclear weapons (Fact sheet)
CNSC Hearing: Licence amendment for AREVA’s McClean Lake Operation (Fact sheet)
CNSC historical timelinefor General section (CNSC Online module)
CNSC leading Canada’s delegation (Feature article)
Counterfeit, fraudulent and suspect items (Feature article)
Eldorado studies
Environmental assessments at the CNSC (Fact sheet)
Fact or fiction: History and regulations (CNSC Online module)
Fact or fiction: Nuclear life in Canada (CNSC Online module)
Fact or fiction: Nuclear Physics 101 (CNSC Online module)
MythbustersGeneralIndustrial and Medical Applications (Mythbusters)
Household smoke detector safety and disposal (Fact sheet)
Minkes whales to honey bees (Feature article)
Naturally occurring radioactive material (NORM) (Fact sheet)
Natural background radiation (Fact sheet)
Participant funding program


Radiation

Naturally occurring radioactive material (NORM) (Fact sheet)
Radiation and health (Mythbusters)
Radiation doses (CNSC Online module) 
Radioactive sources safely used in Canada for the benefit of all Canadians (Fact sheet)
What is radiation? (Video)


Medical applications

MythbustersGeneralIndustrial and medical applications (Mythbuster)


Mines and mills

Fact or fiction: Uranium mining (CNSC Online module)
Life of a uranium mine in Canada (CNSC Online module)
Overview of uranium mining (CNSC Online module)
Parts of a uranium mine (CNSC Online module)
Uranium mining and milling: The facts on a well-regulated industry (Fact sheet)
Uranium mining and processing (Mythbuster)


Nuclear power plants

10 facts about Canada’s nuclear power plants (Infographic)
CANDU extreme events simulation (CNSC Online module)
CANDU inspections (CNSC Online module)
CNSC regulated facilities (CNSC Online module)
Decommissioning of nuclear power plants (Fact sheet)
Fact or fiction: Nuclear power (CNSC Online module)
Map of nuclear power plants
New nuclear power plant construction in Canada (FAQ)
Nuclear power plants (Mythbuster)
Nuclear power plants safety systems (Video)
Nuclear power plants and solar flares (Fact sheet)
Regulating radioactive waste from nuclear power plants in Canada (Fact sheet)
Understanding nuclear power plants: Total station blackout (Video)


Nuclear Safety

Call for greater transparency (Feature article)
CNSC Online: Interactive interface about nuclear safety (Video)
CNSC overview: Safety first (CNSC Online module)
Fire protection upgrades at Lepreau (Feature article)
Nuclear in Canada (Video)
Nuclear: Part of everyday life (CNSC Online module)
Nuclear power plants safety systems (Video)
New nuclear power plant construction in Canada (FAQ)
The Commission: Open and transparent (CNSC Online module)
Transporting nuclear substances (FAQ)


Regulations

CNSC Regulatory Framework (Fact sheet)
Regulating Canada’s geological repositories (Fact sheet)
Regulating the packaging and transport of nuclear substances in Canada (Fact sheet)
Regulating radioactive waste from nuclear power plants in Canada (Fact sheet)


Transport

Fact or Fiction: Transporting HEU (CNSC Online module)
More light shed on Port of Halifax transport incident (Feature article)
The safe transport of highly enriched uranium (CNSC Online module)
Transporting nuclear substances (FAQ)


Uranium

Depleted uranium: The Canadian regulator’s perspective (Fact sheet)
Highly enriched uranium in Canada (Fact sheet)
Radon in Canada’s uranium industry (Fact sheet)


Waste

Regulating radioactive waste from nuclear power plants in Canada (Fact sheet)