An international database of radionuclide concentration ratios for wildlife: development and uses.

@article{Copplestone2013AnID,
  title={An international database of radionuclide concentration ratios for wildlife: development and uses.},
  author={David Copplestone and Nicholas Anthony Beresford and Justin Emrys Brown and Tamara L Yankovich},
  journal={Journal of environmental radioactivity},
  year={2013},
  volume={126},
  pages={288-98}
}
A key element of most systems for assessing the impact of radionuclides on the environment is a means to estimate the transfer of radionuclides to organisms. To facilitate this, an international wildlife transfer database has been developed to provide an online, searchable compilation of transfer parameters in the form of equilibrium-based whole-organism to media concentration ratios. This paper describes the derivation of the wildlife transfer database, the key data sources it contains and… CONTINUE READING
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