Alpha Emitters

FAQs Developed by the HPS

The following FAQ has been developed by our topic editors for this category:

  HPS FAQ   Hair Analysis for Uranium

Relevant HPS Web Pages

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  PDF   Depleted Uranium
  PDF   Polonium-210 Fact Sheet
  PDF   Uranium Fact Sheet
  PDF   Uranium Primer

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Questions in this Category Are in the Following Subcategories:
  •  Uranium
  •  Miscellaneous
Q11029   –   U-238 in a cornerstone
Q9290   –   Surface contamination monitoring
Q9903   –   Solubility of transuranics
Q10849   –   Thorium in plants
Q12703   –   Possible thorium poisoning