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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Radionuclides : background information document--standard for Radon-222 emissions from underground uranium mines.|
|CORP Author||Office of Radiation Programs, Washington, DC.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Radiation Programs,|
|Subjects||Radioactive waste disposal--United States. ; Radioisotopes.|
|Additional Subjects||Radioactive contaminants ; Underground mining ; Radiation hazards ; Environmental impacts ; Standards ; Reprints ; Radon 222 ; Uranium mines ; Daughter products ; Health risks|
|Collation||157 pages : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm|
The report presents background data and other information on underground uranium mining and related emissions of radionuclides, the risks associated with these emissions, and methods for reducing the emissions. Information was complied from the technical literature, previous studies by EPA and the Bureau of Mines, comments received from rulemaking notices, and discussions with industry representatives.
"40 CFR part 61, National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants." "April 10, 1985." Includes bibliographical references. "EPA 520/1-85-010." Microfiche.