Classification of radioactive wastes in italy

Laura Ancarani Rossiello, Lidia Failla

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The authors examine radioactive materials used in industrial equipment with reference to their half-lives and emission types. The possible causes and circumstances that transform radioactive materials into radioactive wastes are considered. The authors discuss classification, storage, and disposal of radioactive wastes and outline an Italian regulation that classifies radioactive sources. Copyright 1994, American Industrial Hygiene Association
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)658 - 659
Number of pages2
JournalAmerican Industrial Hygiene Association Journal
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jul 1994
Externally publishedYes


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health

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