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Management of Disused Sealed Radioactive Sources

MANAGEMENT OF DISUSED SEALED RADIOACTIVE SOURCES TOC 1. INTRODUCTION 2. CHARACTERISTICS OF SEALED RADIOACTIVE SOURCES 2.1. Radiological, physical and chemical characteristics 2.2. Structure and design 2.3. Dimensions 2.4. Physical condition 3. CATEGORIZATION AND CLASSIFICATION 3.1. Rationale for radioactive source categorization … Continue reading

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Dangerous Quantities of Radioactive Material

Dangerous quantities of radioactive material TOC 1. INTRODUCTION 2. RECOMMENDED D-VALUES 3. HEALTH EFFECTS CONSIDERED 3.1 FATAL DETERMINISTIC HEALTH EFFECTS 3.2 NON-FATAL DETERMINISTIC HEALTH EFFECTS 4. SCENARIOS AND EXPOSURE PATHWAYS 5. IMPORTANT CHARACTERISTICS OF A SOURCE 6.  APPROACHES FOR CALCULATING … Continue reading

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Characterization of Radioactive Slags

Characterization of Radioactive Slags TOC 1.0 Introduction 2.0 Slag Characterization 2.1 Introduction 2.2 Hand-size Sample Observation and Light Microscopy: Methods and Results 2.2.1 Site A 2.2.2 Site B 2.2.3 Site C: 2.3 Bulk Chemical Analyses of Slag – X-ray Fluorescence … Continue reading

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Radiation Protection and Radioactive Waste Management in the Operation of Nuclear Power Plants – Safety Guide

Radiation Protection and Radioactive Waste Management in the Operation of Nuclear Power Plants – Safety Guide IAEA Docs TOC 1. INTRODUCTION 2. APPLICABLE REQUIREMENTS AND OBJECTIVES Applicable requirements Application of dose limits Optimization of protection Programmes and organizational aspects Quality … Continue reading

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