INFOGRAPHIC: Comparing Common Radiation Sources to Living Near a Uranium Mine


How much radiation exposure would you receive in any average year if you lived near a uranium mine?

Very little. Especially in comparison to radiation exposure from everyday activities such as going to the dentist, flying across the country in a plane — even eating and drinking.

This infographic from IDigUMining.com explains the reality.

Infographic comparing radiation exposure from living near a uranium mine to common sources of radiation

Source: IDigUMining.com