Guidance on purchasing and receiving radioactive material.
The purchase of radioactive materials must comply with 290-75 of the UC Davis Policy and Procedure Manual.
Purchases of radioactive chemicals with the following commodity codes may be made by departments with current Radiation Use Authorizations (RUAs) using a Requisition in KFS:
- 12142207 Radioisotope sources
This policy applies regardless whether or not an agreement exists/is used. Appropriate Environmental Health & Safety (EH&S) procedures must be followed (reference Policy and Procedure Manual Section 290-75).
All radioactive materials must be delivered to the following:
UC Davis Campus orders
UC Davis Health orders
Environmental Services FacilityATTN: [RUA# (if applicable) and researcher’s name]
2201 Environmental Services Lane, Building L033
Receiving Laboratory Rm 127
Davis, CA 95616
UC Davis Health PhysicsATTN: [RUA# (if applicable) and researcher’s name]
4800 2nd Avenue
FSSB, Ste 2500
Sacramento, CA 95817
Questions relating specifically to the purchase of radioactive materials (including chemicals) may be directed to a member of the scientific/agricultural purchasing team.
Questions relating to radioactive materials policy may be directed to Safety Services in Davis or UC Davis Health Physics at 916-734-3355.