Tehran Gamma Irradiation Facility
Tehran Gamma Iradiation Facility
  • Wednesday 12/19/2018 Tehran Gamma Iradiation Facility
    The radiation facility located at Tehran is equipped with a gamma irradiation system and has been responsible for sterilization and microbial decontamination of medical, hygienic, herbal and spice products for three decades. In order to assure the quality of its services, the facility is utilized with microbiology, polymer, food and dosimetry laboratories.
Irradiation Section
  • Wednesday 12/19/2018 Irradiation Section
    This section includes control and irradiation rooms as well as product storerooms. This section is responsible for receiving, tagging, storing, irradiating and releasing the products and packages delivered from customers (food, medical equipment manufacturers and etc.).
Dosimetry Lab
  • Wednesday 12/19/2018 Dosimetry Lab
    Dosimetry lab: measurement and control of irradiation process, determination of required irradiation time for foods and medical instruments and so on, equipped with EPR and spectrophotometer.
Microbiology and foods laboratories
  • Wednesday 12/19/2018 Microbiology and foods laboratories
    The labs can provide microbial load measurement, appropriate minimum and maximum dose determination, and making decisions regarding the effects of irradiation on the products.
Polymer laboratory
  • Wednesday 12/19/2018 Polymer laboratory
    material identification, determination of material strength against radiation, and maximum dose. This lab is equipped with Fourier-transform infrared spectroscopy (FTIR), compression, thermal analysis (DSC), molecular mass calculation, and chemical hoods.