Detection of radiation hazardous cargo on the border with Mongolia
According to information from the Federal Customs Service, a dangerous cargo was detected at the Buryat customs with one of the Yantar radiation monitor. The cargo was a batch of metal pens for acupressure.
Secondary radiation inspection confirmed the excess of the permissible level of gamma radiation and the presence of beta contamination on the pens surface.
Details are available on Russian FCS website.