United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Tellurium-132

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)
52 Tellurium-132 D, see 116Te 2E+2
Thyroid
2E+2
Thyroid
9E-8 - - -
(7E+2) (8E+2) - 1E-9 9E-6 9E-5
W, see 116Te - 2E+2
Thyroid
9E-8 - - -
- (6E+2) - 9E-10 - -
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