The ASRT has issued a statement opposing the EPA's proposed Strengthening Transparency in Regulatory Science rule. The rule states that alternative scientific viewpoints should be considered when establishing or adhering to regulatory standards. While the proposal does not specifically address medical imaging and radiation therapy, the ASRT interprets it to include medical radiation protection standards that could weaken standadrds for medical imaging and radiation therapy. For more information, click the links below:

ASRT Opposition News

EPA's Proposed Rule

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