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RECORD NUMBER: 32 OF 33
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Transuranium elements. Volume 1. : Elements of radiation protection /|
|CORP Author||Office of Radiation Programs, Washington, DC.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Radiation Programs,|
|Additional Subjects||Transuranium elements ; Public health ; Decision making ; Radioactive isotopes ; Exposure ; Site surveys ; Inhalation ; Ingestion(Biology) ; Physical properties ; Chemical properties ; Radiation dosage ; Radiation effects ; Environmental pollution ; Biological effects ; Risk assessment ; Environmental transport ; Path of pollutants|
|Collation||169 pages ; 28 cm|
The report consists of two volumes and addresses the problem of environmental contamination by plutonium and other transuranium elements. Volume 1 presents an overview of selected information on the chemical and physical properties of the transuranium elements, the biological effects and risks of exposure, the major environmental transport mechanisms, and the contamination in the environs of a number of sites in the United States.
"Office of Air and Radiation"--Cover. "Office of Radiation Programs." "June 1990"--Cover. "EPA-520/1-90-015"--Cover. Includes bibliographical references. Microfiche.
v. 1. Elements of radiation protection -- v. 2. Technical basis for remedial actions.