EPA Science Inventory

Fate and Transport of Cesium RDD Contamination – Implications for Cleanup Operations

Citation:

U.S. EPA. Fate and Transport of Cesium RDD Contamination – Implications for Cleanup Operations. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/R-14/250, 2014.

Description:

Technical Brief

Purpose/Objective:

A radiological dispersal device (RDD) disperses radiological contamination through a variety of potentially significant means including an explosive device (dirty bomb). This brief summarizes this body of work and its implications for cleanup operations.

URLs/Downloads:

Fate and Transport of Cesium RDD Contamination – Implications for Cleanup Operations   (PDF,NA pp, 382 KB,  about PDF)

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (SUMMARY)
Start Date: 08/15/2014
Completion Date: 08/15/2014
Record Last Revised: 01/14/2015
Record Created: 08/15/2014
Record Released: 08/15/2014
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 283956

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL HOMELAND SECURITY RESEARCH CENTER