A United States perspective on long-term management of areas contaminated with radioactive materials.

@article{Jones2004AUS,
  title={A United States perspective on long-term management of areas contaminated with radioactive materials.},
  author={Christopher R. Jones},
  journal={Radiation protection dosimetry},
  year={2004},
  volume={109 1-2},
  pages={
          75-7
        }
}
The US has far-reaching and extensive experience in the long-term management of areas contaminated with radioactive materials. This experience base includes the Department of Energy's continued follow-up with Hiroshima and Nagasaki from the 1940s at the Radiological Effects Research Foundation in Hiroshima, Japan, the long-term management of the Marshall Islands Programme, the clean-up of the US nuclear weapons complex and the ongoing management of accident sites such as in Palomares, Spain… CONTINUE READING

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