Assessment of the radiological impact of oil refining industry.

  title={Assessment of the radiological impact of oil refining industry.},
  author={Wafaa F Bakr},
  journal={Journal of environmental radioactivity},
  volume={101 3},
The field of radiation protection and corresponding national and international regulations has evolved to ensure safety in the use of radioactive materials. Oil and gas production processing operations have been known to cause naturally occurring radioactive materials (NORMs) to accumulate at elevated concentrations as by-product waste streams. A comprehensive radiological study on the oil refining industry in Egypt was carried out to assess the radiological impact of this industry on the… CONTINUE READING