Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials in Construction

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  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 23 May 2017
  • ISBN : 9780081020081
  • Page : 336 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials in Construction (COST Action NORM4Building) discusses the depletion of energy resources and raw materials and its huge impact not only on the building market, but also in the development of new synthetic building materials, whereby the reuse of various (waste) residue streams becomes a necessity. It is based on the outcome of COST Action TU 1301, where scientists, regulators, and representatives from industry have come together to present new findings, sharing knowledge, experiences, and technologies to stimulate research on the reuse of residues containing enhanced concentrates of natural radionuclides (NORM) in tailor-made building materials. Chapters address legislative issues, measurement, and assessment of building materials, physical and chemical aspects, from raw materials, to residues with enhanced concentrations of natural radionuclides (NORM), processes, building products containing NORM, and end-of-life and reuse requirements. Presents a holistic approach in developing new reuse pathways involving experts on different (technical, chemical, physical, ecological, economical and radiological) aspects of materials Provides practical guidance that address questions and comments regarding the EU-BSS standards linked to the processing of NORM in building materials Investigates realistic legislative scenarios Primarily aimed at industry and actors linked to the industry, but also researchers Contains a strong international network of expert authors and internal reviewers for each chapter

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Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials in Construction

Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials in Construction
  • Author : Wouter Schroeyers
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2017-05-23
  • ISBN : 9780081020081
GET THIS BOOKNaturally Occurring Radioactive Materials in Construction

Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials in Construction (COST Action NORM4Building) discusses the depletion of energy resources and raw materials and its huge impact not only on the building market, but also in the development of new synthetic building materials, whereby the reuse of various (waste) residue streams becomes a necessity. It is based on the outcome of COST Action TU 1301, where scientists, regulators, and representatives from industry have come together to present new findings, sharing knowledge, experiences, and technologies to

Radioactive Materials in Construction

Radioactive Materials in Construction
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018-05
  • ISBN : 1642241466
GET THIS BOOKRadioactive Materials in Construction

Most building materials contain naturally occurring radioactive elements, the most important of which are potassium 40K and the members of two natural radioactive series, which can be represented by the isotopes of thorium 232Th and radium 226Ra. The assessment of population exposures due to indoor radiation is very important and therefore knowledge of the concentrations of natural radionuclides in construction materials is required. Construction materials are derived from both natural sources and waste products and also from industry products. Although

Management of Residues Containing Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material from Uranium Production and Other Activities

Management of Residues Containing Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material from Uranium Production and Other Activities
  • Author : IAEA
  • Publisher : International Atomic Energy Agency
  • Release Date : 2021-08-26
  • ISBN : 9789201049216
GET THIS BOOKManagement of Residues Containing Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material from Uranium Production and Other Activities

This Safety Guide provides recommendations on the establishment of an appropriate regulatory framework for the management of naturally occurring radioactive material (NORM) residues in an integrated manner and using a graded approach. It also elaborates on roles and responsibilities, options for management of NORM residues, long term safety of NORM residues, and exemption and clearance. The publication is targeted at regulatory bodies, operating organizations, technical support organizations and other parties who are interested and involved in management of NORM residues.

Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials

Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials
  • Author : T.Rick Irvin
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-12-19
  • ISBN : 9781351429115
GET THIS BOOKNaturally Occurring Radioactive Materials

Management of Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials - known in the industry as NORM -has become an important part of the regular training required for workers in oil and gas production, refinery and petrochemical manufacturing, and in certain types of mining. Proper handling of NORM-contaminated wastes and use of appropriate radiation detection and protective equipment are now understood to be important components of good worker safety programs. Until now, no practical, easy-to-read, book was available to supplement worker training courses on

Evaluation of Guidelines for Exposures to Technologically Enhanced Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials

Evaluation of Guidelines for Exposures to Technologically Enhanced Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials
  • Author : National Research Council,Division on Earth and Life Studies,Commission on Life Sciences,Committee on Evaluation of EPA Guidelines for Exposure to Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 1999-02-25
  • ISBN : 9780309062978
GET THIS BOOKEvaluation of Guidelines for Exposures to Technologically Enhanced Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials

Naturally occurring radionuclides are found throughout the earth's crust, and they form part of the natural background of radiation to which all humans are exposed. Many human activities-such as mining and milling of ores, extraction of petroleum products, use of groundwater for domestic purposes, and living in houses-alter the natural background of radiation either by moving naturally occurring radionuclides from inaccessible locations to locations where humans are present or by concentrating the radionuclides in the exposure environment. Such alterations of

Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials in Construction

Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials in Construction
  • Author : Wouter Schroeyers
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing Limited
  • Release Date : 2017-06-01
  • ISBN : 0081020090
GET THIS BOOKNaturally Occurring Radioactive Materials in Construction

Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials in Construction (COST Action NORM4Building) discusses the depletion of energy resources and raw materials and its huge impact not only on the building market, but also in the development of new synthetic building materials, whereby the reuse of various (waste) residue streams becomes a necessity. It is based on the outcome of COST Action TU 1301, where scientists, regulators, and representatives from industry have come together to present new findings, sharing knowledge, experiences, and technologies to

Extent of Environmental Contamination by Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material (NORM) and Technological Options for Mitigation

Extent of Environmental Contamination by Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material (NORM) and Technological Options for Mitigation
  • Author : International Atomic Energy Agency
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2003
  • ISBN : UOM:39015058143341
GET THIS BOOKExtent of Environmental Contamination by Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material (NORM) and Technological Options for Mitigation

The purpose of this report is to raise awareness of the residues arising from the processing of various naturally occurring radioactive materials and the possible environmental contamination arising from these. The various processes and their residues are analysed and the technical options for dealing with such contamination are discussed. The industries of interest include those related to fuel production, water use, metal ores and industrial minerals.

Decommissioning Health Physics

Decommissioning Health Physics
  • Author : Eric W. Abelquist
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2001-07-04
  • ISBN : 9781420034509
GET THIS BOOKDecommissioning Health Physics

Decommissioning Health Physics presents many of the technical issues and challenges that arise during the planning and implementation of decommissioning and decontamination (D&D) projects. The focus is on the final status survey performed during the later stages of decommissioning projects. It expands upon and provides greater technical detail than

Integrated Data Base for ...

Integrated Data Base for ...
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1994
  • ISBN : NWU:35556023491426
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National Conference on Radiation Control

National Conference on Radiation Control
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2022-12-02
  • ISBN : COLUMBIA:HR02314878
GET THIS BOOKNational Conference on Radiation Control

Contains proceedings of the annual National Conference on Radiation Control.

9th Annual National Conference on Radiation Control

9th Annual National Conference on Radiation Control
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1977
  • ISBN : CORNELL:31924004479790
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Meeting Today's Challenges

Meeting Today's Challenges
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1978
  • ISBN : UCAL:B3799150
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Natural Radioactivity Contamination Problems

Natural Radioactivity Contamination Problems
  • Author : Conference of Radiation Control Program Directors. Task Force No. 7
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1978
  • ISBN : UCR:31210012658447
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WASTES 2015 - Solutions, Treatments and Opportunities

WASTES 2015 - Solutions, Treatments and Opportunities
  • Author : Candida Vilarinho,Fernando Castro,M├írio Russo
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2015-09-04
  • ISBN : 9781315649009
GET THIS BOOKWASTES 2015 - Solutions, Treatments and Opportunities

This volume presents a selection of papers from the WASTES 2015 conference, a platform for scientists and industries from the waste management and recycling sectors from around the world, who shared experiences and knowledge at the meeting. Covering discussions regarding the balance between economic, environmental and social outcomes, the developme

Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials (NORM IV)

Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials (NORM IV)
  • Author : International Atomic Energy Agency
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2005
  • ISBN : UOM:39015062489235
GET THIS BOOKNaturally Occurring Radioactive Materials (NORM IV)

Among the topics addressed at NORM IV were exposure to radionuclides of natural origin in mining and other industrial operations involving NORM (including environmental impacts), standards and regulation, and measurement techniques including measurement of radon.