Dioxitek S.A. is a state corporation which is part of the Argentine Nuclear industry. It has been a key part of the nuclear energy companies since 1997. The company produces uranium dioxide and
Our company main activities are (1) the production of uranium dioxide later used in in the manufacturing of fuel assemblies, clads and zircaloy rods, and (2) the design, production and fabrication of cobalt-60 sealed sources which are provided for the health care system and the industry which are used to treat cancer related diseases, preserve foods, and sterilize medicine surgical supplies, manage pathogenic hospital waste, among others.
Aside from the sources, Molydenum-99 is commercialized. It is destined for the production of radiopharmaceuticals for the nuclear medicine used in imaging diagnostics.