☢️ In Bragin, Belarus, the level of radiation has jumped sharply. 490 nSv/h was recorded, while the standard level for this area is ㅡ 210 nSv/h.
As long as it’s within the acceptable range. Radiation levels up to approximately 0.5 µSv/h (microsieverts per hour) or up to 50 microroentgens per hour are considered safe. The safest level of external exposure of the human body, when the “radiation background is normal”, is up to 0.2 μSv / h.
The high level of radiation in Bragin has been fixed for a long time. The data is provided by Belhydromet, a non-profit organization of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection of the Republic of Belarus. They should not be trusted. The structure affiliated with the authority and cannot objectively inform the public. It is necessary to organize permanent alternative monitoring.
The health of the inhabitants of the region depends on this.