United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Curium-242

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)
96 Curium-242 W, all compounds 3E+1
Bone surf
3E-1
Bone surf
1E-10 - - -
(5E+1) (3E-1) - 4E-13 7E-7 7E-6
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