ASN Report 2022

EDITORIAL BY THE COMMISSION p. 2 • EDITORIAL BY THE DIRECTOR GENERAL p. 8 NOTABLE EVENTS 2022 p. 11 • ASN ASSESSMENTS p. 18 • REGULATORY NEWS p. 30 REGIONAL OVERVIEW OF NUCLEAR SAFETY AND RADIATION PROTECTION p. 36 SUMMARY Medical uses of ionising radiation 07 p. 206 Radioactive waste and contaminated sites and soils 14p. 356 International relations 06p. 192 Decommissioning of Basic Nuclear Installations 13 p. 334 Informing the public 05 p. 180 Nuclear research and miscellaneous industrial facilities 12 p. 328 Radiological emergency and post-accident situations 04p. 168 “Nuclear fuel cycle” facilities 11 p. 318 Regulation of nuclear activities and exposure to ionising radiation 03 p. 144 The EDF Nuclear Power Plants 10 p. 284 The principles of nuclear safety and radiation protection and the regulation and oversight stakeholders 02p. 118 Transport of radioactive substances 09 p. 266 Nuclear activities: ionising radiation and health and environmental risks 01p. 98 Sources of ionising radiation and their industrial, veterinary and research applications 08p. 236 Overview of the Basic Nuclear Installations as at 31 December 2022 APPENDIX p. 376 ADVICE TO THE READER i The control of small-scale nuclear facilities (medical, research and industry, transport) is presented in chapters 7, 8, 9. Only regulatory news for the year 2021 is present in this report. All the regulations can be consulted on, under the heading “L’ASN réglemente”. ASN REPORT ON THE STATE OF NUCLEAR SAFETY AND RADIATION PROTECTION IN FRANCE IN 2022