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12July2017

Irradiación de alimentos: claves esenciales para entender el proceso

This headline appeared on the South American website Infobae Tendencies a few days ago. The article is in Spanish and can be accessed via the following link – Infobae Tendencies. The article references iia and members Daniel Perticaro (Ionics) and Celina Horak (CNEA). The website article includes links to several interesting short videos. We have done […]

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15June2017

IMRP 19 Program Committee Meeting

The IMRP 19 Program Committee is meeting in Strasbourg to develop the outline themes and structure for the next conference. The International Irradiation Association (iia) has appointed Yves Henon as Program Chair. Members of the Program Committee are: Yves Henon (iia – Program Chair) Bart Croonenborghs (Sterigenics) Philippe Dethier (IBA) Brian McEvoy (STERIS) Uwe Gohs […]

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13June2017

Lloyd Scott – Iotron Industries Inc

It was with a very heavy heart that Tino Pereira President/CEO of Iotron Industries Canada/USA Inc. informed us of the passing of Lloyd Scott on Sunday June 4,2017. Lloyd Scott was the founder of Iotron Industries Canada/USA Inc. an Electron beam manufacturer/operator headquartered in Vancouver, Canada with additional facilities/offices in Columbia City, USA and Ottawa […]

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18May2017

Mr. Zhang Xianghua establishes the “Zhang Xianghua Laureate Prize” with Personal Fund One Million CNY

During the 18th International Meeting on Radiation Processing (IMRP 2016) held in Vancouver, Canada on November 11, 2016, the International Irradiation Association (iia) awarded the association’s highest accolade, the Laureate Award, to Mr. Zhang Xianghua, former Chairman (1992-2016) of Wuxi EL PONT Radiation Technology Co., Ltd. To express his gratitude to all the contributors to […]

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23March2017

iia Newsletter

Our latest newsletter has just been released. If you did not receive a copy please sign up to receive future newsletters. The current newsletter can be accessed via this link: iia newsletter

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16December2016

Olivier Legrain – joins the board of iia

Olivier Legrain, CEO of the IBA Group, has been appointed as a director of the International Irradiation Association. Olivier joined IBA SA in 1996 as Controller and was particularly involved in the IPO of the company. In 1998 he was appointed Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Scanditronix Medical AB Sweden, the new subsidiary of IBA’s dosimetry […]

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14November2016

IMRP 18 – Laureate Award Winners

The IMRP 18 Laureate Awards were announced during the Closing Plenary on Thursday 10 November. The winners were Professor Mohamad Al-Sheikhly (University of Maryland U.S.A.) Scientific Laureate and Mr Zhang Xianghua (Wuxi El-Pont, P.R. China) Business Laureate. Further information is available in the attached Press Release. Press Release – Laureates

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7October2016

Aerial designated as an IAEA collaborating center

Aerial was designated as an IAEA collaborating center for Multidisciplinary Applications of Electron Beam and X ray Technologies and Related Dosimetry, especially for Food Irradiation. A ceremony was held at Aerial on 6 October 2016 during which the plaque was remitted to Alain Strasser, General Manager, by Mrs Nathalie Colinet of the Department of Nuclear […]

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4October2016

IMRP – Laureate Nominations – Update

On 14th September 2016 an iia Laureate Award Committee met to review the 2016 award nominations and select their award winner recommendations. Two winners, one Scientific Award winner and one Business Award winner, are being recommended to the iia Board for final approval prior to announcement at IMRP 2016. The Laureate Award committee used a […]

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