Media Advisory: REMOP presents ‘What is Tritium?’


Media Advisory: REMOP presents ‘What is Tritium?’


 Media Advisory: REMOP presents ‘What is Tritium?’

The University of Georgia’s Savannah River Ecology Laboratory’s Radiological Education, Monitoring and Outreach Project will present “What is Tritium?” on Monday, Jan. 22 at 6 p.m. and on Thursday, Jan. 25 at 10 a.m. at the Burke County Library in Waynesboro, Georgia.

The REMOP community talk will define the isotope tritium, its properties and how it exists in the environment in Burke County.

The library is located at 130 GA-24.

This event is free and open to the public.

REMOP is a community outreach program designed to educate Burke County residents about environmental monitoring, including metals and radioactive elements. The program is supported by the Atlanta-based non-profit, Georgia Women’s Action for New Directions.

For questions about the meeting, please call Megan Winzeler, the program coordinator, at 803-725-2649 or email

Media Contact: Vicky L. Sutton-Jackson, 803-725-2752,