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Radiation of Uranium Mines Talk
Radiation of Uranium Mines Talk

Aug 23, 2018 by Safe Radiation

Slides for the talk "RADIATION OF URANIUM...

The 5th Asia & Oceanic IRPA Regional Congress on Radiation Protection
The 5th Asia & Oceanic IRPA Regional Congress on Radiation Protection

May 31, 2018 by Safe Radiation

The 5th Asia & Oceanic IRPA Regional...

NJ College Radon Talk
NJ College Radon Talk

Apr 5, 2018 by Safe Radiation

Slides for the talk "A brief life story...

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NORM: Radioisotopes in the backyard

NORM: Radioisotopes in the backyard

Posted on Feb 1, 2015 by Safe Radiation

Every now and then at Safe Radiation, we receive a phone call or a visit by a concerned person about the potential of being exposed to radioactivity at home. As a professional in the field of ionising radiation safety, Safe Radiation staff attempt to genuinely respond and often guide people to authentic sources of information and advice. The truth is, humans cannot escape radiation exposure. Radioisotopes are an integrated part of our habitat; they are present in the soil, the air we...
Radon progeny is not so noble

Radon progeny is not so noble

Posted on Feb 7, 2018 by Safe Radiation

Radon-222 is an isotope of the noble gas ‘radon’. It is radium-226’s daughter. Its genealogy can be traced upwards as the seventh generation of a primordial series parent uranium-238. Variable quantities of uranium and its entire generations of progeny can be found in different rocks and minerals. Being a gas, some of radon exhales from the rocks and appears as traces in the air.   Radon-222 inhalation is associated with increased probability of lung...
Radiation of Uranium Mines Talk

Radiation of Uranium Mines Talk

Posted on Aug 23, 2018 by Safe Radiation

Slides for the talk "RADIATION OF URANIUM MINES "are no longer available for download.