The Conference of Radiation Control Program Directors, Inc. (CRCPD) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit non-governmental professional organization dedicated to radiation protection.
CRCPD's mission is "to promote consistency in addressing and resolving radiation protection issues, to encourage high standards of quality in radiation protection programs, and to provide leadership in radiation safety and education."
CRCPD's primary goal is to assure that radiation exposure to individuals is kept to the lowest practical level, while not restricting its beneficial uses.
CRCPD's primary membership is made up of radiation professionals in State and local government that regulate the use of radiation sources. But anyone with an interest in radiation protection is eligible to join. Please join our Partnership.
We promote radiological health in all aspects and phases;
We encourage and promote cooperative enforcement programs with Federal agencies and between related enforcement agencies within each State;
We encourage the interchange of experience among radiation control programs;
We collect and make accessible to the membership of the CRCPD such information and data as might be of assistance to them in the proper fulfillment of their duties;
We promote and foster uniformity of radiation control laws and regulations;
We encourage and support programs that will contribute to radiation control for all;
We assist the membership in their technical work and development; and
We exercise leadership with radiation control professionals and consumers in radiation control development and action.