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Prescribed procedures for measurement of radioactivity in drinking water

Herman L. Krieger

Prescribed procedures for measurement of radioactivity in drinking water

by Herman L. Krieger

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Published by Environmental Monitoring and Support Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Available to the public through the National Technical Information Service in Cincinnati, Ohio, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drinking water -- Contamination.,
  • Radioactivity.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Herman L. Krieger and Earl L. Whittaker.
    SeriesResearch reporting series -- EPA-600/4-80-032.
    ContributionsWhittaker, E. L., Environmental Monitoring and Support Laboratory (Cincinnati, Ohio). Radiochemical Methods Section., Environmental Monitoring and Support Laboratory (Las Vegas, Nev.). Quality Assurance Division., Environmental Monitoring and Support Laboratory (Cincinnati, Ohio).
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 133 p. :
    Number of Pages133
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17651982M

    Prescribed Procedures for Measurement of Radioactivity in Drinking Water, EPA , Las Vegas (). Radiochemistry Procedures Manual, EPA , EPA Eastern Environmental Radiation Facility, Office of Radiation Programs, Montgomery, AL (). Soil Sampling Quality Assurance User’s Guide, EPA /, Montgomery, AL (). Radionuclides in Drinking Water: A Small Entity Compliance Guide (PDF, 33 pp, KB) A Regulator¿s Guide to the Management of Radioactive Residuals from Drinking Water Treatment Technologies (PDF, 81 pp, KB) and; EPA¿s Radiation Protection Program Web site. Non-Treatment Options: Overview; Blending; New or Alternate Source.

    (d) To determine compliance with the MCL listed in sections 9 through 10 of this rule, averages of data shall be used and shall be rounded to the same number of significant figures as the MCL for the contaminant in question. *The methods referenced in this section may be obtained as follows: (1) Methods , , , , , , , , , , and . Monitoring of radioactivity in Scottish drinking water 1. Purpose The purpose of this letter is to confirm Scottish Water’s agreed approach to monitoring radioactivity in order to meet the requirements of the Water Supply (Water Quality) (Scotland) Regulations , hereafter referred to as “The Regulations”.File Size: KB.

    Assessment of drinking water radioactivity content is therefore a main topic, both in normal and in emergency situations. Thus laboratories should be able to . DRINKING WATER AND H"LTH TABLE VII-3 Activity in a Hypothetical Water Supply Potential Doses (mrem/yr) Concentration, Nuclide psi/liter Total Body Bone Dose Beta activity 3H 40K - 9°Sr Cs 0.~5 - Ra Total beta (without 3H) Alpha activity Ra & daughters Ra.


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Prescribed procedures for measurement of radioactivity in drinking water by Herman L. Krieger Download PDF EPUB FB2

EPA/ August PRESCRIBED PROCEDURES FOR MEASUREMENT OF RADIOACTIVITY IN DRINKING WATER by Herman L. Krieger Radiochemical Methods Section Physical and Chemical Methods Branch Environmental Monitoring and Support Laboratory Cincinnati, Ohio and Earl L.

Whittaker Quality Assurance Division Environmental. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Krieger, Herman L. Prescribed procedures for measurement of radioactivity in drinking water.

Cincinnati, Ohio: Environmental Monitoring and Support Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ; Springfield, Va.: Available to the public through the National Technical Information Service. PRESCRIBED PROCEDURES FOR MEASUREMENT OF RADIOACTIVITY IN DRINKING WATER by Herman L.

Krieger Radiochemical Methods Section Physical and Chemical Methods Branch Environmental Monitoring and Support Laboratory Cincinnati, Ohio and Earl L. Whittaker Quality Assurance Division Environmental Monitoring Systems Laboratory Las.

Analytical Methods Approved for Drinking Water Compliance In Prescribed Procedures for Measurement of Radioactivity in Drinking Water of Radioactivity in Drinking Water August EPA /4/ PB National Technical Information Service (NTIS) EPA. I, Department of Energy Report HASLED VOL.1 Prescribed Procedures for Measurement of Radioactivity in Drinking Water Prescribed Procedures for Measurement of Radioactivity in Drinking Water Radiochemistry Procedures Manual Radiochemistry Procedures Manual EPA Publication Publication Order Date Number Number um are approved as.

handling, preservation, and storage of radionuclide water samples. Many of the individual approved methods include specifications on these procedures.

One EPA reference cited in this report, Prescribed Procedures for Measurement of Radioactivity in Drinking Water (August ), contains useful guidance in this area.

Summary of Approved Methods. 1 “Prescribed Procedures for the Measurement of Radioactivity in Drinking Water,” EPA /, August Available at the U.S. Department of Commerce, National Technical Information Service (NTIS), Port Royal Road, Springfield, VA (Telephone ), PB This method covers the measurement of gross alpha and gross beta particle activities in drinking water.

The method is a screening technique for monitoring drinking water supplies for alpha and beta particle activities according to the limits set forth under the Safe Drinking Water Act, PL40 FRand thereby determining.

H. Krieger, E. Whittaker, Uranium in Drinking Water-Radiochemical Method, MethodPrescribed Procedures for Measurement of Radioactivity in Drinking Water, EPA/, 2. DStandard Test Method for Isotopic Uranium in Water by Radiochemistry, Annual Book of ASTM Standards, Vol.ASTM, Philadelphia, Cited by: 1 "Prescribed Procedures for Measurement of Radioactivity in Drinking Water", EPA// August, Available from the EMSL, Office of Research and Development, U.S.

EPA, 26 W. Martin Luther King Drive, Cincinnati, Ohio, Methods for chemical analysis of water and wastes (MCAWW) (EPA//) (revised March ) --Methods for the determination of metals in environmental samples, supplement I (EPA//R) (May ) --Methods for the determination of inorganic substances in environmental samples (EPA//R) (August ) --Methods for the.

1 “Prescribed Procedures for Measurement of Radioactivity in Drinking Water", EPA// August, Available from the EMSL, Office of Research and Development, U.S. EPA, 26 W. Martin Luther King Drive, Cincinnati, Ohio,   The IAEA and the Nuclear Regulatory Authority of Argentina have held a regional workshop in Buenos Aires from 21 to 23 Marchto discuss the application of current international standards for managing radioactivity in food, drinking water and commodities in non-emergency situations.

Finkelstein MM, Kreiger N. Radium in drinking water and risk of bone cancer in Ontario youths: a second study and combined analysis. Occup Environ Med. ; 53 (5)– [PMC free article] [Google Scholar] Fuortes L, McNutt LA, Lynch C.

Leukemia incidence and radioactivity in drinking water in 59 Iowa towns. Am J Public by: WA ALITY USEPA () Prescribed procedures for measurement of radioactivity in drinking water.

Washington, DC, United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA /). USEPA () Two test procedures for radon in drinking ix D. Prescribed Procedures for Measurement of Radioactivity in Drinking Water (EPAAugust ) EPA, ORD, Environmental Monitoring and Support Laboratory (EMSL) Also available from National Technical Information Service (NTIS)*, U.S.

Department of Commerce, Port Royal Road, Springfield, VA() In all the brands of bottled mineral water studied, the values of the beta radioactivity without 40 K contribution were below the level allowed by the Spanish regulation (1 Bq/l).

The results obtained for 3 H activity were lower than the minimum detectable activity ( Bq/l) for Cited by:   Large-scale production of I in a nuclear reactor, the gaseous nature of I, and its selective uptake by the human thyroid gland, make this radioisotope a health hazard in the event of a nuclear accident.

The maximum concentration of I in drinking water has been set at 1 pCi/l. Human ingestion of I through the grass-cow-milk pathway makes milk an Cited by: 3.

rocks and soils. Radioactivity in drinking water is not a new phenomenon, having been present to some extent since the earth was formed. Despite this history, uranium in drinking water above the standard may be harmful to your health. Radionuclide testing of public drinking water systems has been required since the 's.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,Prescribed procedures for measurement of radioactivity in drinking water: (EPA//), 6 p. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,MethodMeasurement of purgeable organic compounds in water by capillary column gas chromatography/mass spectrometry: U.S.

Environmental Protection. 1 ‘‘Prescribed Procedures for the Measurement of Radioactivity in Drinking Water’’, EPA /4 –80August Available at the U.S. De- Available at the U.S. De- partment of Commerce, National Technical Information Service (NTIS), Port Royal Road, Springfield, VA (Telephone ––.Prescribed Procedures for the Measurement of Radioactivity in Drinking Water, EPA /, August Radiochemical Analytical Procedures for the Analysis of Environmental Samples, EMSL-LV, March Radiochemical Procedures Manual, Eastern Environmental Radiation Facility, Montgomery, AL, EPA /, August   Until recently, decades manmade radioactivity in drinking water has not been a major problem.

Natural sources have been the primary cause of this type of contamination. However, the potential for these radioactive substances to present problems exists throughout the country as releases from medical facilities or nuclear power plants may wind up.