The standard is applicable to samples where radioactive contamination is either from known or unknown origins.
Standard uses rapid radiochemical separation techniques for determining americium in water following a radiological or nuclear incident.
KeywordsAm-241,radioactivity, actinides, emergency response, rapid radiochemical methods, alpha radioactivity, alpha spectrometry
The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.Back to Top
Ballot Item Approved as D7939-2015 and Pending Publication