Radioisotope spills

Radioisotope spills are classified as major or minor

Examples of major spills include quantities equal to or larger than:

  • 1mCi I-131
  • 100 mCi Tc-99m or Tl-201
  • 10 mCi Ga-67, In-111, or I-123
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rID: 24812
Section: Physics
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Radioisotope Spill - Contamination
  • Radioisotope contamination

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