7.2 Procurement (except for Nuclear Medicine or PET radiopharmaceuticals)


Obtain PO # from the Purchasing Department.  Place the order with the licensed vendor, and instruct them to ship the material to:

The University of Iowa
Environmental Health & Safety
311 Grand Avenue
Iowa City, Iowa  52246-2503
Attention: Division/Dept. or Authorized User’s Name


Radioactive material shipments normally arrive at EHS by mid-morning during normal weather conditions.  At the time of delivery, EHS inspects the shipment for damage, exposure rate and contamination.  You can expect EHS to deliver your shipment by early to mid-afternoon unless prior arrangements are made for expedited delivery.