Plutonium

Known as: Plutonium [Chemical/Ingredient], Pu element 
Plutonium. A naturally radioactive element of the actinide metals series. It has the atomic symbol Pu, atomic number 94, and atomic weight 242… (More)

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1945-2018
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2012
2012
The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant (DNPP) accident caused massive releases of radioactivity into the environment. The… (More)
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2006
2006
Sorption of actinides, particularly plutonium, onto submicrometer-sized colloids increases their mobility, but these plutonium… (More)
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2005
2005
The plutonium production facility known as the Mayak Production Association was put into operation in June 1948. A high incidence… (More)
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2004
2004
Lung cancer from radon or (239)plutonium exposure has been linked to alpha-particles that damage DNA through large deletions and… (More)
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1999
1999
SummaryThe mortality of all 14 319 workers employed at the Sellafield plant of British Nuclear Fuels between 1947 and 1975 was… (More)
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1998
1998
Data from mid-ocean ridge basalt glasses indicate that the short-lived radionuclide plutonium-244 that was present during an… (More)
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1997
1997
Twenty-six white male workers who did the original plutonium research and development work at Los Alamos have been examined… (More)
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1992
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1992
When investigating the biological effects of ionizing radiation on the haemopoietic system, a confounding problem lies in… (More)
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1988
1988
The xylem exudates of soybean (Glycine max cv Williams), provided with fixed N, were characterized as to their organic… (More)
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1987
1987
Mortality among 5,413 white males who were employed for at least two years at a plutonium weapons facility was investigated to… (More)
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