Volume 77. ICRP Publication 77: Radiological Protection Policy for the Disposal of Radioactive Waste

1st Edition

Annals of the ICRP Volume 27 Supplement

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    Table of Contents

    Preface. Introduction. Terminology.

    The Commissions Policy on Public Exposure.

    Policies for Waste Disposal. Difficulties in the Application of the Current Policy.


    The Justification of a Practice and the Optimisation of Protection. Dose limits. Extended ranges of time and dose. The inclusion of potential exposure. Practices and intervention. The impact on the Commission's policy.

    The Commissions Policy for Waste Disposal.

    The Framework of Radiological Protection. The justification of a practice. The optimization of protection, constraints, and dose limits. Potential exposure. Intervention.

    The Application of the Framework of Protection to Waste Disposal.

    General issues. The use of collective dose. The practical implications of potential exposure. The reassessment of residues. The protection of future generations.

    References.

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    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 1998
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    Imprint:
    Elsevier
    Print ISBN:
    9780080427492