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Descriptor English: Radioactive Effluents
Descriptor Spanish: Efluentes Radiactivos
Descriptor efluentes radiactivos
Descriptor Portuguese: Efluentes Radioativos
Descriptor French: Effluents Radioactifs
Tree number(s): SP4.606.806.945.750.207.799.363.377
Scope note: Any material resulting from human activities which contains radionuclides in quantities exceeding the limits established, whose reuse is inappropriate or not predictable. The waste products are classified into categories according to their physical state, radiation, concentration and rate of exposure on their surface, and also determine whether they have a low, medium or high level of radioactivity. (Adapted from https://bit.ly/2W2HP3k)
Allowable Qualifiers: No qualifiers
Related: Heavy Water (Environmental Health) DeCS
Nuclear Reactors MeSH
Radioactive Waste MeSH
Radioactivity MeSH
DeCS ID: 25846
Unique ID: DDCS025846
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Radioactive Effluents - Preferred
Concept UI FD00058572
Scope note Any material resulting from human activities which contains radionuclides in quantities exceeding the limits established, whose reuse is inappropriate or not predictable. The waste products are classified into categories according to their physical state, radiation, concentration and rate of exposure on their surface, and also determine whether they have a low, medium or high level of radioactivity. (Adapted from https://bit.ly/2W2HP3k)
Preferred term Radioactive Effluents



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