The areal density of 10B is a measured quantity and should not be statistically derived. Neutron absorbers should meet a minimum thickness and have a minimum measured 10B density. Acceptance testing should be based on a pass/fail criteria.
Keywordsacceptance testing; dry cask storage; isotopic analysis; neutron absorber; neutron attenuation; neutron poison; qualification testing; transportation packaging;
Ballot Item Approved as C1671-2015 and Pending Publication