Further evaluations of the toxicity of irradiated advanced heavy water reactor fuels.


The neutron economy and online refueling capability of heavy water moderated reactors enable them to use many different fuel types, such as low enriched uranium, plutonium mixed with uranium, or plutonium and/or U mixed with thorium, in addition to their traditional natural uranium fuel. However, the toxicity and radiological protection methods for fuels… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/HP.0000000000000140


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