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Argentina

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Annex 2 State*

Yes

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Signature Date

1996-09-23

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Ratification Date

1998-12-03

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Monitoring Facilties

Location Type Treaty Code Status
Bariloche Infrasound IS01 Certified
Ushuaia Infrasound IS02 Certified
National Board of Nuclear Regulation Buenos Aires Radionuclide Laboratories RL01 Certified
Coronel Fontana Auxiliary Seismic AS001 Certified
Paso Flores Primary Seismic PS01 Certified
Buenos Aires Radionuclide with Noble Gas RN01 Certified
Salta Radionuclide RN02 Under Construction
Bariloche Radionuclide RN03 Certified
Ushuaia Auxiliary Seismic AS002 Certified

Additional Information

Workshops and seminars hosted (selection):

  • CTBTO On-site Inspection (OSI) regional introductory course, 8 to 15 April 2018 in the Escuela de las Armas, Campo de Mayo in Buenos Aires
  • The Workshop on the Signatures of Man-Made Isotope Production (WOSMIP VI), 28 November to 2 December 2016
  • Expert Meeting on Radiation Safety, 23 to 27 November 2009
  • Joint Argentinian/CTBTO 2010 Workshop on Noble Gas Monitoring and IMS Radionuclide Laboratories, 1 to 5 November 2008
  • Technical Training Programme (TTP) for Radionuclide Station Operators, 4 to 8 October 1999
  • Technical Training Programme (TTP) for Radionuclide Station Operators, 26 to 30 October 1998
  • IMS Introductory Training Programme (ITP), 10 to 14 November 1997, Argentina

Argentina was the 23rd State to ratify the CTBT, see CTBTO press release.

Featured station: auxiliary seismic station AS002, Ushuaia

Facility Agreement entered into force on 2 March 2004, see CTBTO press release.