This reviews sources of radioactive waste and introduces radioactive decay and radiation shielding calculations. It covers technical and regulatory aspects of waste management with discussion questions at the end of each chapter to provide an opportunity to explore the many facets of waste management issues. An extensive reference list at the end of each chapter retains the references from the first edition of the book and incorporates references used in preparing this revised text, giving readers an opportunity to look at historical records as well as current information.The unit is powered by a hydraulic supply system and operates at a pressure of 500 kg/cm2 (7100 psi). It may be operated by air pressure, gasoline engine, or electric motor sources. Figure 12.5 shows a schematic of the splitter operatinganbsp;...
|Title||:||Radioactive Waste Management, Second Edition|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2001-11-07|