United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Actinium-227

Atomic
No.
Radionuclide Class Table 1
Occupational Values
Table 2
Effluent Concentrations
Table 3
Releases to
Sewers
Col. 1 Col. 2 Col. 3 Col. 1 Col. 2
Oral
Ingestion
ALI
(µCi)
Inhalation Air
(µCi/ml)
Water
(µCi/ml)
Monthly
Average
Concentration
(µCi/ml)
ALI
(µCi)
DAC
(µCi/ml)
89 Actinium-227 D, see 224Ac 2E-1
Bone surf
4E-4
Bone surf
2E-13 - - -
(4E-1) (8E-4) - 1E-15 5E-9 5E-8
W, see 224Ac - 2E-3
Bone surf
7E-13 - - -
- (3E-3) - 4E-15 - -
Y, see 224Ac - 4E-3 2E-12 6E-15 - -
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