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Removing Radiological Contamination from Concrete Using Strippable Coatings

Citation:

SERRE, S. D. AND J. DRAKE. Removing Radiological Contamination from Concrete Using Strippable Coatings . U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/S-08/021, 2009.

Description:

Technical Brief

Purpose/Objective:

EPA has evaluated two strippable coating technologies for their ability to remove cesium-137 (Cs-137) from concrete surfaces: • Stripcoat TLC FreeTM (Bartlett Services Inc.) • OrionTM Strippable Coating (OrionTM SC) (Isotron Corp.)

URLs/Downloads:

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Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (SUMMARY)
Start Date: 10/29/2008
Completion Date: 10/29/2008
Record Last Revised: 11/08/2012
Record Created: 10/27/2008
Record Released: 10/27/2008
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 200215

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL HOMELAND SECURITY RESEARCH CENTER

DECON AND CONSEQUENCE MANAGEMENT DIVISION