United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Iridium-186

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)
77 Iridium-186 D, see 182Ir 2E+3 8E+3 3E-6 1E-8 3E-5 3E-4
W, see 182Ir - 6E+3 3E-6 9E-9 - -
Y, see 182Ir - 6E+3 2E-6 8E-9 - -
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