Volume 36, Number 1 • Specialists in Radiation Safety • March 2015

Recent Texas Radiation Advisory Board Activities
The Texas Radiation Advisory Board has been very productive. They approved Advisory Statements, Comments on Proposed Regulations, Resolutions, and Recommendations.
Three Students Received 2015 STC Education Grants
The STC-HPS awards scholarships to deserving college and university student members of the STC studying health physics or radiation protection in Texas. The students who have received awards for this college year are Amy Brito Delgado, Mallory Carson, and Bernaby Garcia.
STC-HPS Logo The STC-HPS Post Office Box has Changed
The Post Office box for the STC-HPS that was in Austin, TX, has been closed, and the new mailing address is:
                    South TX Chapter - HPS
                    P.O. Box 29021
                    San Antonio, TX 78229
Galveston Plans to Ban Radioactive Material
The Galveston City Council is presently amending their existing Land Development Regulations.
image of WCS announcement Waste Control Specialists Proposes to Bring Spent Nuclear Fuel to West Texas for Storage
See the February 9, 2015, Dallas Morning News article:
Dallas firmís proposal would send nationís high-level nuclear waste to West Texas
Read the Press Release Valhi sent out on February 9, 2015.
STC Welcomes Our Newest Members
The South Texas Chapter of the Health Physics Society gladly welcomes our newest members.
STC Welcomes Our Newest Affiliates
Our Affiliates are important to the STC, and we are thankful for their generous contributions to the Chapter.