Depleted uranium residual radiological risk assessment for Kosovo sites.

@article{Durante2003DepletedUR,
  title={Depleted uranium residual radiological risk assessment for Kosovo sites.},
  author={Marco Durante and M. Pugliese},
  journal={Journal of environmental radioactivity},
  year={2003},
  volume={64 2-3},
  pages={237-45}
}
During the recent conflict in Yugoslavia, depleted uranium rounds were employed and were left in the battlefield. Health concern is related to the risk arising from contamination of areas in Kosovo with depleted uranium penetrators and dust. Although chemical toxicity is the most significant health risk related to uranium, radiation exposure has been… CONTINUE READING