Active Standard ASTM C1636 | Developed by Subcommittee: C26.05
Book of Standards Volume: 12.01
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Significance and Use
5.1 The method is applicable to the analysis of materials to demonstrate compliance with the specifications set forth in Specifications C787 and C996. Some other specifications may be expressed in terms of mass of 232U per mass of only 238U (see ISO 21847–3:2007).
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
C787 Specification for Uranium Hexafluoride for Enrichment
C996 Specification for Uranium Hexafluoride Enriched to Less Than 5 % 235U
C1163 Practice for Mounting Actinides for Alpha Spectrometry Using Neodymium Fluoride
C1284 Practice for Electrodeposition of the Actinides for Alpha Spectrometry
C1474 Test Method for Analysis of Isotopic Composition of Uranium in Nuclear-Grade Fuel Material by Quadrupole Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry
D1193 Specification for Reagent Water
D3084 Practice for Alpha-Particle Spectrometry of Water
D3648 Practices for the Measurement of Radioactivity
Other StandardsISO21847–3 Nuclear Fuel Technology--Alpha Spectrometry--Part 3: Determination of uranium-232 in uranium and its compounds.
ICS Number Code 27.120.30 (Fissile materials and nuclear fuel technology)