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Unformatted text preview: found in the debris. In summary, packaging requirements reflect the degree of hazard associated with the type, quantity and other characteristics of the radioactive materials shipped. Most shipments present minimal potential hazard, even if there is some release. For shipments with significant potential hazards (Type B), the packaging is designed to prevent the release of the contents. To date, no releases have occurred from Type B packages under accident conditions. Practice Exercise 11. The type of packaging designed to prevent all leakage after a transportation accident is _______________________ packaging. 12. Items such as smoke detectors and luminous watch dials containing extremely low levels of radioactive materials may be shipped in unlabeled __________________________ packaging. 13. Packages designed to prevent leakage during normal (nonaccident) transportation conditions are_________________________ packages....
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This note was uploaded on 01/29/2010 for the course MPA mpa1 taught by Professor Scotts during the Spring '10 term at Acton School of Business.
- Spring '10