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Unformatted text preview: distributed in a large amount of nonradioactive material. Surface Contaminated Objects (SCO) are nonradioactive items with surfaces slightly contaminated with radioactive materials. LSA materials include uranium ore concentrate, low-level waste from hospitals, laboratories and power plants such as contaminated protective clothing and trash and building rubble from cleanup projects. SCO include pieces of equipment used in nuclear power plants that are very slightly contaminated on the surface. When LSA and SCO materials are transported with other commodities by common carrier, they must be marked, labeled, and contained in industrial packages that meet basic and industrial packaging requirements (as described above). Industrial packaging will be designated as either IP-1, IP-2, or IP-3...
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This note was uploaded on 01/29/2010 for the course MPA mpa500 taught by Professor Scotts during the Spring '10 term at Acton School of Business.
- Spring '10