Active Standard ASTM D3648 | Developed by Subcommittee: D19.04
Book of Standards Volume: 11.02
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Significance and Use
This practice was developed for the purpose of summarizing the various generic radiometric techniques, equipment, and practices that are used for the measurement of radioactivity.
1.1 These practices cover a review of the accepted counting practices currently used in radiochemical analyses..
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
D1066 Practice for Sampling Steam
D1129 Terminology Relating to Water
D1943 Test Method for Alpha Particle Radioactivity of Water
D2459 Test Method for Gamma Spectrometry of Industrial Water and Industrial Waste Water
D3084 Practice for Alpha-Particle Spectrometry of Water
D3085 Practice for Measurement of Low-Level Activity in Water
D3370 Practices for Sampling Water from Closed Conduits
D3649 Practice for High-Resolution Gamma-Ray Spectrometry of Water
ICS Number Code 17.240 (Radiation measurements)