Abstract 

ISO 9697:2008 specifies a method for the determination of gross beta activity in non-saline waters. The method covers non-volatile radionuclides with maximum beta energies > 0,3 MeV. Measurement of very low energy beta emitters, such as 3H; 14C, 35S and 241Pu, is not included in ISO 9697:2008.

The method is applicable to the analysis of raw and potable waters.


General information

  • Status :  Withdrawn
    Publication date : 2008-11
  • Edition : 2
    Number of pages : 11
  • :
    ISO/TC 147/SC 3
    Radioactivity measurements
  • 13.280
    Radiation protection
    13.060.60
    Examination of physical properties of water

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