Gross decontamination experiment report

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A Gross Decontamination Experiment was conducted on various levels and surfaces of the TMI - Unit 2 reactor building in March 1982. The polar crane, D-rings, missile shields, refueling canals, refueling bridges, equipment, and elevations 305' and 347'-6'' were flushed with low pressure water. Additionally, floor surfaces on elevation 305' and floor surfaces and major pieces of equipment on elevation 347'-6'' were sprayed with high pressure water. Selective surfaces were decontaminated with a mechanical scrubber and chemicals. Strippable coating was tested and evaluated on equipment and floor surfaces. The effectiveness, efficiency, and safety of several decontamination techniques were established for ... continued below

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Mason, R.; Kinney, K.; Dettorre, J. & Gilbert, V. July 1, 1983.

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A Gross Decontamination Experiment was conducted on various levels and surfaces of the TMI - Unit 2 reactor building in March 1982. The polar crane, D-rings, missile shields, refueling canals, refueling bridges, equipment, and elevations 305' and 347'-6'' were flushed with low pressure water. Additionally, floor surfaces on elevation 305' and floor surfaces and major pieces of equipment on elevation 347'-6'' were sprayed with high pressure water. Selective surfaces were decontaminated with a mechanical scrubber and chemicals. Strippable coating was tested and evaluated on equipment and floor surfaces. The effectiveness, efficiency, and safety of several decontamination techniques were established for the large, complex decontamination effort. Various decontamination equipment was evaluated and its effectiveness was documented. Decontamination training and procedures were documented and evaluated, as were the support system and organization for the experiment.

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Pages: 578

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NTIS, PC A25/MF A01; 1.

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  • Other: DE83017046
  • Report No.: GEND-034
  • Grant Number: AC07-76ID01570
  • DOI: 10.2172/5757684 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 5757684
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1100761

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  • July 1, 1983

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Mason, R.; Kinney, K.; Dettorre, J. & Gilbert, V. Gross decontamination experiment report, report, July 1, 1983; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1100761/: accessed May 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.