Radiological environmental monitoring report for Brookhaven National Laboratory 1967--1970

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Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) was established in 1947 on the former Army Camp Upton site located in central Long Island, New York. From the very beginning, BNL has monitored the environment on and around the Laboratory site to assess the effects of its operations on the environment. This document summarizes the environmental data collected for the years 1967, 1968, 1969, and 1970. Thus, it fills a gap in the series of BNL annual environmental reports beginning in 1962. The data in this document reflect measurements for those four years of concentrations and/or amounts of airborne radioactivity, radioactivity in streams and ... continued below

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Meinhold, C.B. & Hull, A.P. October 1, 1998.

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Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) was established in 1947 on the former Army Camp Upton site located in central Long Island, New York. From the very beginning, BNL has monitored the environment on and around the Laboratory site to assess the effects of its operations on the environment. This document summarizes the environmental data collected for the years 1967, 1968, 1969, and 1970. Thus, it fills a gap in the series of BNL annual environmental reports beginning in 1962. The data in this document reflect measurements for those four years of concentrations and/or amounts of airborne radioactivity, radioactivity in streams and ground water, and external radiation levels in the vicinity of BNL. Also included are estimates, made at that time, of BNL`s contribution to radioactivity in the environment. Among the major scientific facilities operated at BNL are the High Flux Beam Reactor, Medical Research Reactor, Brookhaven Graphite Research Reactor, Alternating Gradient Synchrotron, and the 60-inch Cyclotron.

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107 p.

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INIS; OSTI as DE99001526

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  • Other Information: PBD: Oct 1998

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  • Other: DE99001526
  • Report No.: BNL--52551
  • Grant Number: AC02-98CH10886
  • DOI: 10.2172/307992 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 307992
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc688008

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Meinhold, C.B. & Hull, A.P. Radiological environmental monitoring report for Brookhaven National Laboratory 1967--1970, report, October 1, 1998; Upton, New York. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc688008/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.