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Title: Radioactive sources: use, safety and security
Authors: Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation
Keywords: Sealed sources
Radioactive materials
Radiation monitors
Materials handling
Issue Date: May-2007
Publisher: Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation
Citation: Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation. (2007). Radioactive sources: use, safety and security. Lucas Heights, NSW: Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation.
Abstract: Purpose: this publication aims to familiarise you with the use, safety and security of sealed radioactive sources. It describes the types of industry where these sources might be found and outlines a radioactive source categorisation scheme that can tell you how dangerous a source is. This information is intended to raise awareness that radioactive sources are widely used and must be appropriately secured and safely used to prevent harm, whether unintentionally or maliciously.
Gov't Doc #: 36
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