Nordion Sterilization Update
How to Improve Irradiator Safety & Minimize Downtime / Lost Revenue

Irradiator OperatorProduction irradiators are extremely robust machines and for this reason many irradiators currently operating in the field are over 20 years old. With recently revised safety standards and the development of enhanced parts and components, updating your irradiator may help you better protect your workers and avoid production downtime and revenue loss.

As a global expert in the design, construction and maintenance of commercial gamma sterilization systems, Nordion can assist you in identifying where improvements can be made and in implementing solutions to help your irradiator meet international safety standards and help you avoid unplanned downtime....

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Nordion GCE Works with Apiculturists to Defend Against Powerful Disease

Gamma sterilization for beehivesIdentifying and developing new markets that could benefit from gamma irradiation is a key focus of Nordion’s Gamma Centre of Excellence (GCE). Recently, the centre has been involved with exploring a new market where gamma can play a significant role – apiculture (beekeeping).

Nordion recently attended the Apimondia Symposium in Quebec City to promote gamma irradiation to the international apiculture community and GCE’s irradiation services available to Canadian apiculturists.

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Nordion Speaks Out for Gamma Following Devastating E.Coli Contamination

Nordion featured in CBC story on food irradiationThe XL Foods beef recall that affected Canada and the US this past September reignited discussions about food irradiation.

A leader in gamma irradiation – a tool that can be used to reduce or kill pathogens such as E. coli, salmonella and listeria – Nordion is a go to source for media on this topic.

As such, our Gamma Centre of Excellence (GCE) was visited by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) to get an inside look at the gamma irradiation process.

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IMRP 2013: Registration & Abstract Submissions Now Open

IMRP 2013 in Shanghai, ChinaThe 17th edition of IMRP will be held in Shanghai, China from November 4 - 8, 2013 under the theme “Irradiation for Life – Safe, Green and Growing”.

Irradiation experts from around the world will address the most topical areas in irradiation processing, including advanced materials, health care, food irradiation and radiation processing technology.

Nordion is the diamond sponsor of IMRP 2013 and will host the gala dinner on November 7.

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Season's Greetings from Nordion

Season's GreetingsWishing you and your loved ones every happiness this holiday season and in the New Year.

The Team at Nordion

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Issue 3: December 2012

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Your Opinion Matters: Voice of the Customer Survey Coming Soon

SurveyDon’t miss out on this opportunity to tell us what your priorities are, and advise us where our strengths lie and where we can improve.

Watch for Nordion’s Voice of the Customer online survey coming soon. We appreciate your time and feedback.

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Victor Li Joins the Nordion Team

Victor LiWe are pleased to announce Victor Li has joined our Sterilization Technologies team as Business Development Manager, Asia-Pacific.

Victor has more than 21 years of experience in technical sales and business development for hi-tech products. He has a solid knowledge of the sterilization industry and keen interest in radioisotopes, gamma irradiation technologies, food irradiation, medical device sterilization, and industrial and lab instrument application fields...

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Customer Service Specialist Pam McGregor to Retire

Pam McGregorAfter 34 years with Nordion’s Customer Service Team, Pam McGregor will officially retire on Jan. 4. For Pam, stepping away from the customers she also considers friends, will not be an easy transition...

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