Environmental radioactitivy in Greenland in 1979

A. Aarkrog, Henning Dahlgaard, Elis Holm, Jørgen Emil Lippert, Karen Nilsson

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    Measurements of fallout radioactivity in Greenland in 1979 are reported. Strontium-90 (and Cesium-137 in most cases) was determined in samples of precipitation, sea water, vegetation, aniiuals, and drinking water. Estimates are given of the mean contents of 90Sr and 137Cs in the human diet in Greenland in 1979. Provisional results of the 239,240Pu and 241Am measurements on samples from the expedition to Thule in August 1979 are presented.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationRoskilde
    PublisherRisø National Laboratory
    Number of pages42
    ISBN (Print)87-550-0688-4
    Publication statusPublished - 1980
    SeriesDenmark. Forskningscenter Risoe. Risoe-R


    • Risø-R-423


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