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Main Title Particle Accelerator Safety Manual.
Author Altes, R. G. ; Bolger, J. G. ; Elliott, J. B. ; Hawks., N. L. ;
CORP Author Brobeck (William M.) Associates, Berkeley, Calif.
Year Published 1968
Report Number 169-1-R1; PH-86-67-193;
Stock Number PB-178 325
Additional Subjects ( Particle accelerators ; Safety) ; Radiobiology ; Nuclear industrial applications ; Electrostatic accelerators ; Linear accelerators ; Cyclotrons ; Betatrons ; Hazards ; X rays ; Nuclear radiation ; Radioactivity ; Radiological contamination ; Shielding ; Warning systems ; Radiation monitors ; Safety devices ; Instrumentation ; Fire safety ; Explosions ; Poisons ; Instruction manuals ; Standards ;
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NTIS  PB-178 325 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 06/23/1988
Collation 212p
Abstract
It is the intention of the manual to provide a guide to the various hazards involved in the operation of the common accelerator types employed in medicine, industry and research. Safety practices are recommended. Topics considered include: Accelerator radiation sources; Induced radioactivity in materials; Radioactive contamination; Shielding; Safety interlocks and warning devices; Instrumentation and monitoring; Fires and explosions; Mechanical hazards; Electrical hazards; Toxic materials.