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News August 30, 2022

September 7: deadline of early bird rate for the PI Forum

The Phytosanitary Irradiation Forum will be held in Bangkok on November 8-9, 2022. Enjoy the early bird rate by registering before September 7, 2022.

The PI Forum is part of the 20th International Meeting on Radiation Processing (IMRP20) to be held 7-11 November. Attendance of the Forum as a stand-alone event is possible and participants interested in knowing more about the irradiation process will be able to visit the industry exhibition and network with delegates from the wider irradiation community.

For further details and to register for the Phytosanitary Irradiation Forum – or the entire IMRP20- please visit

The comprehensive program includes topics such as:

– Status of phytosanitary irradiation in Mexico, Australia, South Africa, India, etc.
– USDA APHIS activities
– Latest research in phytosanitary irradiation entomology
– Technical and economics of X-ray systems for phytosanitary irradiation
– Maximum energy limit for X-rays: Codex or economics?
– Dosimetry: The key element of confidence in phytosanitary irradiation
– Irradiation in combination with cold or modified atmosphere for citrus, mangoes, etc.

The program is being fine tuned and will be updated at

Queries regarding attendance can be sent to Yves Henon.