Potassium Iodide (KI) Tablets

Potassium Iodide distribution is complete for 2019. We are working on a plan to make tablets available to eligible addresses on an ongoing basis. Check back later to find out the details once they are finalized.

In the event of a nuclear incident that involves a release of radioactive iodine into the environment, one of the health risks is possible exposure of the thyroid gland to radioactive iodine. One way to protect the thyroid from the harmful effects of radioactive iodine is to take potassium iodide (KI) tablets.


Eligibilty Map (Click to enlarge)

For More Information

For further questions please call or email the Health Unit 519.352.7270 ext. 5800 or email ki@chatham-kent.ca.