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Air sampling

The collection of samples of air to measure the radioactivity or to detect the presence of radioactive material, particulate matter, or chemical pollutants in the air. For related information, see Detecting Radiation and Regulatory Guide 8.25 PDF Icon, "Air Sampling in the Workplace."

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