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Unformatted text preview: quantities have very little radioactivity associated with them and would present a minimal hazard in the event of an accident. Tri-blade Radiation Symbol There are three basic labels which are used to identify radioactive materials. All of the labels bear the distinctive tri-blade symbol which is universal for the identification of radioactivity or radiation. By looking at a package's label, one can determine the hazards associated with it without the aid of a radiation monitoring device. The radioactive White-I label is used on packages with a maximum dose rate of .005 mSv/hr (0.5 mR/hr) on any exterior surface. This measurement is taken "on contact" with the package....
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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