RAD 2.8.txt

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  1. STATE THE SOURCES THAT MAKE UP NATURAL SOURCES OF BACKGROUND RADIATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH REPORT NO.160
    • terrestrial radiation
    • radon and thoron
    • space radiation
    • radionuclides in the body

  2. IDENTIFY THE APPROPRIATE RADIOISOTOPES ASSOCIATED WITH A GIVEN A LIST OF CONSUMER PRODUCTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH REPORTS NO.95 AND 160
    • radioluminous products- tritium 3H, promethium-147(147Pm), Radium-226(226Ra)
    • tobacco products- lead-210(210Pb), polonium-210(210Po)
    • static eliminators- polonium-210(210Po)
    • smoke detectors- americium-241(241Am)
    • gas mantles- thorium-232(232Th), thoron(220Rn)
    • glassware ceramics- uranium-238(238U)
    • building materials- uraniuim-238(238U), thorium-232(232Th), potassium-40(40K)
  3. IDENTIFY AND STATE THE TOTAL ANNUAL COLLECTIVE DOSE RECEIVED FROM BACKGROUND RADIATION SOURCES IN ACCORDANCE WITH REPORT NO.93
    average annual effective dose recieved from background radiation sources was aproximately 360mrem around calendar year 1985
  4. STATE THE TOTAL ANNUAL COLLECTIVE DOSE RECEIVED FROM BACKGROUND RADIATION SOURCES IN ACCORDANCE WITH REPORT NO.160
    • avg annual effective dose equivalent from all sources in the united states population was approximately 620mrem around calendar year 2006

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