Radionuclides in the oceans [electronic resource] : inputs and inventories / coordinators, P. Guéguéniat, P. Germain and H. Métivier.

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Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Les Ulis, France : EDP Sciences, 1996.
Description
1 online resource (246 p.)

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IPSN compiles and reviews the available information on artificial radioactivity in seas and oceans. The data collected in this book give an assessment of radionuclide distributions which will be useful to address scientific and wider public concerns about radionuclides found in the aquatic environment.
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Description based upon print version of record.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references.
Language note
English
Contents
  • Summary; 1. Radionuclides in the Atlantic Ocean: A Survey; 2. [sup(137)]Cs ([sup(90)]Sr) and Pu Isotopes in the Pacific Ocean: Sources and Trends; 3. Radioactivity from the North Pole to the Antarctic; 4. [sup(90)]Sr, [sup(137)]Cs and [sup(239+240)]Pu in World Ocean Water Samples Collected from 1992 to 1994; 5. Radioactive Contamination of the Arctic Marine Environment; 6. Artificial Radioactivity in the English Channel and the North Sea; 7. Radioactivity in the Irish Sea: Past Practices, Present Status and Future Perspectives
  • 8. Time Evolution and Levels of Man-Made Radioactivity in the Mediterranean Sea9. Natural and Man-Made Radionuclides in the Black Sea; 10. Radioactivity in the Baltic Sea;
ISBN
  • 1-280-96169-4
  • 9786610961696
  • 1-4175-6135-1
  • 2-7598-0138-1
OCLC
173240721
Doi
  • 10.1051/978-2-7598-0138-1
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