Potassium Iodide

The Salem County Health Department has Potassium Iodide (KI) Pills available for people who live or work within the 10 mile radius of the Salem – Hope Creek Nuclear Generating Station. Municipalities that are within the 10 mile radius are Lower Alloways Creek, Elsinboro, Salem City, Quinton, Mannington, and Pennsville. The map below shows the areas within the radius. The Health Department holds a KI Distribution at least once a year for community members to receive KI pills for their household or workplace. KI pills are also available at the Health Department during regular business hours of Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Salem ERPA Map

For our consent form, please click here.

To view the KI Fact Sheet, please click here.

For information on radiological emergencies, please click here.

For more information about the KI Program at the Salem County Health Department, please contact Sarah Miller at (856) 935-7510 ext. 8302