Radioactive Material

  • (noun): Material that is radioactive.

Some articles on radioactive material, materials, radioactive:

Monticello, Utah - History - Uranium Mining
... in response to the increased demand for radioactive material brought about by World War II ... Department of Energy from 1989 to 2004 to remove radioactive material from lands and buildings and to restore the land formerly occupied by the mill ... All radioactive material was removed and placed in a controlled repository near Monticello ...
Nuclear Power Debate - Nuclear Proliferation and Terrorism Concerns - Use of Waste Byproduct As A Weapon
... There were incidents in post-Soviet Russia of nuclear plant workers attempting to sell nuclear materials for this purpose (for example, there was such an incident in Russia in 1999 ... United Nations has since called upon world leaders to improve security in order to prevent radioactive material falling into the hands of terrorists ... agree that the spent fissile fuel is not radioactive enough to create any sort of effective nuclear weapon, in a traditional sense where the radioactive material is the means of explosion ...
Bone Scintigraphy - Technique
... into a vein in the arm or hand, occasionally the foot) with a small amount of radioactive material such as 600 MBq of technetium-99m-MDP and then scanned with a gamma camera, a device sensitive to the ... About half of the radioactive material is localized by the bones ... The more active the bone turnover, the more radioactive material will be seen ...
Dirty Bomb
... is a speculative radiological weapon that combines radioactive material with conventional explosives ... purpose of the weapon is to contaminate the area around the explosion with radioactive material, hence the attribute "dirty" ... dispersal device (RDD) would be designed to disperse radioactive material over a large area, a bomb that uses conventional explosives would probably ...
List Of UN Numbers 3301 To 3400 - UN 3301 To UN 3400
... than 12% sodium borohydride and not more than 20% sodium hydroxide, by mass UN 7 ... Radioactive material, low specific activity (LSA-II), non-fissile or fissile excepted UN 7 ... Radioactive ...

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