Radiation-Emitting Products
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FDA Basics: Radiation-Emitting Products

FDA Basics
Woman in a bikini under lights of a tanning bed Radiation-emitting electronic products (medical and non-medical), such as lasers, x-ray systems, ultrasound equipment, microwave ovens and color televisions, are regulated by FDA's Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH).

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What a Radiation-Emitting Electronic Product Is?

A radiation-emitting electronic product is any product that uses electricity to power an electronic circuit that gives off any kind of radiation. Radiation means energy traveling across space.  More…


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