In 1998 the company was founded with its head office in Leipzig. The company started its business with 13 employees, all of whom already had long-time experience and know-how in handling high-radioactive sources. Since foundation the company has grown continuously so that the team in 2023 is consisting of 50 highly skilled physicists, engineers, technicians and a back office, especially qualified for the challenges in this particular business area.
As of 01.06.2017, Gamma-Service Recycling GmbH was taken over by the Berlin Eckert & Ziegler Group.
With more than 860 employees, the Eckert & Ziegler Group is one of the world's largest providers of isotope-related components for radiotherapy and nuclear medicine.

Gamma-Service Recycling GmbH offers a complete range of services combining all specific requirements as regards to radiation protection, technical know-how and long-time experience of our staff. We are your reliable partner in all questions concerning use, takeover and recycling of radioactive materials.

Our Code of Conduct:    PDF

We offer you a full range of service:

  • Worldwide takeover and recycling of radioactive sources for industrial and medical purposes
  • Worldwide supply of radioactive sources at customer request
  • Transport of radioactive goods all over Europe with our own truck fleet     
  • Availability of a wide range of different shielding containers
  • Processing of radioactive materials for re-use
  • Conditioning of radioactive residues
  • Decommissioning and decontamination
  • Measurement services
  • Laundry service for contaminated work clothes
  • Recycling of ionization smoke detectors
  • Planning, delivery, installation and commissioning of industrial irradiation facilities

Brochure: Company Overview GSR (PDF)

We act according to the following authorizations:

  • Y/1113/98 and Y/1647/03 - Handling permissions for radioactive substances according to § 12 Radiation Protection Act (StrlSchG)
  • T1/3049/20/0 - Road transport authorization for radioactive substances pursuant to § 27 Radiation Protection Act (StrlSchG)
  • Z/2900/18/0 - Authorization for employment in third-party facilities / facilities pursuant to § 15 StrlSchV

Our company operates in accordance with the guidelines of the quality management ISO 9001:2015 and can thus guarantee consistent quality in the preparation and implementation of projects as well as our products.

You can find our ISO 9001 certificate here.


Management    History