Citizen radiation monitoring program for the TMI area

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The purpose of the program was to develop a system for citizens to independently measure radiation levels in and around their communities. This report describes the process by which the Program was developed and operated. It also presents the methods used to select and train the citizens in making and interpreting the measurements. The test procedures used to select the equipment for the program are described as are the results of the testing. Finally, the actual monitoring results are discussed along with the citizens' reactions to the program.

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Baratta, A.J.; Gricar, B.G. & Jester, W.A. July 1, 1981.

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The purpose of the program was to develop a system for citizens to independently measure radiation levels in and around their communities. This report describes the process by which the Program was developed and operated. It also presents the methods used to select and train the citizens in making and interpreting the measurements. The test procedures used to select the equipment for the program are described as are the results of the testing. Finally, the actual monitoring results are discussed along with the citizens' reactions to the program.

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Pages: 419

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NTIS, PC A18/MF A01.

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  • Other: DE81025487
  • Report No.: GEND-008
  • Grant Number: AC07-76ID01570
  • DOI: 10.2172/6350386 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 6350386
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1207293

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  • July 1, 1981

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Baratta, A.J.; Gricar, B.G. & Jester, W.A. Citizen radiation monitoring program for the TMI area, report, July 1, 1981; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1207293/: accessed December 14, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.