Past weapons production activities have resulted in mass quantities of trans-uranic
waste being buried in drums at several sites in the United States. In an effort to
relocate these waste drums to more permanent storage sites, Fluor Hanford has
begun characterizing their contents to ensure compliance with various shipping and...
In situ salinity, turbidity and temperature were measured at
discrete depths and water samples for radioanalysis were simultaneously
collected in the Columbia River Estuary using a specially designed
Particulate radioactivity was concentrated by filtration and the
dissolved radioactivity by evaporation or ferric oxide bulk precipitation.
Radioanalysis was by...