United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Ytterbium-169

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)
70 Ytterbium-169 W, see 162Yb 2E+3 8E+2 4E-7 1E-9 2E-5 2E-4
Y, see 162Yb - 7E+2 3E-7 1E-9 - -
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