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They also use data from a camera that maps gamma rays emanating from the containers and locates portions with high levels of radiation. The system then characterizes the gamma rays and determines specific isotopes and radioactive quantities. The technology also double-checks waste characterization assessments for consistency.

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US6452200B1 - Gap shielded container for a radioactive ...

The invention relates to a container for a radioactive source, having reduced radiation leakage from a gap between movable housing components. The container comprises a housing having a bore extending into the housing. A removable cylindrical sleeve having a chamber therein is inserted into the bore. Two co-operating helices are present; the first helix is located on a surface of the housing ...

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Honduras finds radioactive material in container - Reuters

Oct 29, 2007· Honduras authorities have found strong traces of radioactive material in a Hong Kong-bound shipping container carrying steel debris from an Atlantic coast port, officials said on Monday.

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1. A hand-held shielding device for viewing a container of radioactive material therein, comprising a unitary envelope formed from a single sheet of a high density radiation shielding material having a holding portion shaped to surround and conform to a container, said holding portion formed with a longitudinally extending aperture extending for at least a portion of the length of said holding ...

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Apr 12, 2019· Workers have used non-destructive assay equipment to determine specific radioactive isotopes and quantities in waste containers. ... They also use data from a camera that maps gamma rays emanating ...

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This Is How Russia Disposes Of Its Dated Nuclear ...

Sep 03, 2012· sealed to avoid radioactive pollution there are now questions as to the real danger of contamination. ... officials confirmed to Aftenposten the existence of some 17 thousand containers of radioactive waste, ... An editorial in Aftenposten mentions that as recently as 2006 Russia detected no leaks emanating from the K-27 submarine, and the ...

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personnel measure the dimensions of waste containers and enter that information into a computer program. They also use data from a camera that maps gamma rays emanating from the containers and locates portions with high levels of radiation. The system then characterizes the gamma rays and determines specific isotopes and radioactive quantities.

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TEGUCIGALPA-Honduras authorities have found strong traces of radioactive material in a Hong Kong-bound shipping container carrying steel debris from an Atlantic coast port, officials said on Monday.During a security scan on Sunday, officials detected high readings of radioactivity emanating from the container at the Puerto Cortes port, 115 miles (185 km) north of Honduras' capital, …

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Radioactive Container Found at Ashdod Port - Ashdod Port

According to a local TV station, the radioactive container arrived on a China-flagged ship. “At the instruction of the Environmental Protection Ministry, the container was transferred to an insulated area at the Ashdod Port,” the ministry said in a statement. “There is no risk to the public.”

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Hand-held shielding device for radioactive material ...

Jun 17, 1980· A hand-held shielding device for holding and viewing a container of radioactive material is provided. The device comprises an elongated holding portion for the container formed with a longitudinal aperture therein and a shielding portion overlapping the aperture for shielding against direct radiation through the aperture.

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Apr 14, 1987· A method for detecting radiation emanating from a container comprising the steps of providing shields which define a sector from which radiation can be detected. A sample from which radiation is believed to be emanating is placed in the sector so that radiation emanating from it can strike the detector.

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Radioactive Container Detected in Sverdlovsk Oblast | NTI

A shipping container arriving at the Koltsovo airport in Sverdlovsk Oblast from the United States triggered radiation alarms when undergoing customs examination, ITAR-TASS reported on 27 February 2001. The Yantar radiation detection system installed at the airport detected the elevated radiation level emanating from the 145kg container.

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“Storing under pressure.-Capsules, cylinders, or like containers for compressed or liquefied gas are provided internally with means for holding a radioactive substance in such a manner that the latter is retained in the capsule or the like when gas is discharged and so can be used to impregnate successive charges of gas with emanation.”

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Lja, Georgia—Three woodcutters discover two heat-emanating containers near their campsite in the remote Abkhazia region of the Caucasus. Hoping to use the containers as a heat source, the men ...

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Honduras Finds Radioactive Material In Container ...

Honduras authorities have found strong traces of radioactive material in a Hong Kong-bound shipping container carrying steel debris from an Atlantic coast port, officials said on Monday. During a security scan on Sunday, officials detected high readings of radioactivity emanating from the container at the Puerto Cortes port, 115 miles (185 km ...

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Radioactive Radiation Discovered at Ashdod Port - Israel ...

The Ashdod port was evacuated on Monday after irregular radioactive radiation was discovered emanating from an Israeli shipping container that arrived on a Chinese ship; the port returned to ...

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What Were They Drinking? Researchers Investigate ...

Jan 12, 2010· Researchers Investigate Radioactive Crock Pots January 12, 2010 . Share ... According to their recent paper,* the researchers measured the amount of radiation emanating from the vessel with a Geiger counter, the radon concentration in the air and water from a jar that had been sealed for one week, and the levels of toxic elements that may have ...

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PUBLIC SAFETY AND CUSTODIAL SERVICES RESPONSES TO LIQUID EMANATING FROM ROOM T206 (NUCLEAR MEDICINE HOT LAB) ... Confine radioactive solutions in covered containers plainly identified and labeled with name of compound, radionuclide, date, activity, and …

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Container for radioactive material - Patent - Europe PMC

The present invention relates to a container for radioactive material, comprising a body and a lid both made of radiopaque material, and together defining a receiving space for the radioactive material, the body and lid being joined along respective cooperating continuous contacting surfaces surrounding the receiving space, the contacting surfaces being configured such that they run at an ...

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Fear for radioactive container at Ashdod Port caused scare

Fear for radioactive container at Ashdod Port caused scare Parts of Ashdod Port were evacuated temporarily last Monday after irregular radioactivity was detected emanating from a shipping container on a Chinese flag ship.

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Biohazardous Materials, No Radioactive Contamination Broken glass 1. Collect broken glass in a leak proof, puncture resistant container. (Seal container or box with tape when full) 2. Place container in the nearest dumpster. **Do not allow custodians to remove broken glass containers**

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Common Sense Radiation Protection in the Radiopharmacy ...

All radioactive materials are shipped in containers that minimize the radiation emanating from the material itself. Shipments containing large amounts of radio­ activity, such as Mo-99 I Tc-99m generators, are provided with additional external shielding. We use the large lead shields that surround the Squibb Tc-99m generators

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The closure surfaces of these container assemblies may be configured such that they run substantially entirely at an angle to a local direction of radiation emanating from the radioactive material. In other words, these closure surfaces may be oriented such that they are misaligned with radiation emanating from within the container assembly.

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New technology allows in-situ waste characterisation ...

Apr 12, 2019· Workers measure the dimensions of the waste containers and use a camera to map gamma rays emanating from the containers and locate portions with high levels of radiation. The system then uses this data to characterise the gamma rays and determine specific isotopes and radioactive quantities.

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Radioactive Material Receipt - baylor.edu

emanating from the container will be very small. • Pick up the chemical stockroom bar code that goes with that container of isotope. 4. Transport: • Transport the container to appropriate radioisotope lab. ONLY use your ungloved hand to open/close doors and touch other building parts. • Place behind the shield (if 32P) on a diaper/bench ...

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Testing the Integrity of Liquid Containing Hermetically ...

Testing the Integrity of Liquid Containing Hermetically Sealed Containers by the Use of Radioactive Markers Patrick P. DeLuca University of Kentucky, ... Patrick P. and Butler, L. David, "Testing the Integrity of Liquid Containing Hermetically Sealed Containers by the Use of Radioactive Markers" (1981).Pharmaceutical Sciences Faculty Patents. 130.

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Method and Apparatus for Transporting and/or Storing ...

Aug 09, 2011· Home Innovation Patents Method and Apparatus for Transporting and/or Storing Radioactive Materials having a Jacket Adapted to ... flow of the neutron absorbing fluid within the jacket when the neutron absorbing fluid is subjected to heat emanating from the cavity. ... the invention can be a method and container incorporating and/or using the ...

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Radioactive Container Found on Wisconsin Beach | Albany ...

It was a tandem effort to investigate a small container that some feared was very dangerous. After all of the crews got done investigating the container, they found that there was no actual radioactive material emanating from the container. There is still another question, though, and that’s where the container …

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Radioactive Container Found at Ashdod Port | World ...

Aug 04, 2015· Port workers at the Israeli Port of Ashdod were evacuated Monday after emergency teams discovered radiation emanating from a shipping container, according to a local media report.. Israel’s Environmental Protection Ministry said that the workers were evacuated as a precaution, saying that the subsequent investigation showed that the radioactive container posed no threat to people in …

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Radioactive waste MUST be stored in appropriate containers. Radioactive waste MUST be appropriately labeled. Integrity of the waste containers MUST be assured. Radioactive waste MUST be secured against unauthorized access or removal. The disposition of all forms of radioactive waste is the responsibility of the Radiation Safety Department office.

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Container for radioactive material - Patent - Europe PMC

The closure surfaces of these container assemblies may be configured such that they run substantially entirely at an angle to a local direction of radiation emanating from the radioactive material. In other words, these closure surfaces may be oriented such that they are misaligned with radiation emanating from within the container assembly.

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