ERIC Number: ED168857
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Advisory Report on the Health Effects of Radium 226 in Drinking Water.
Illinois Inst. for Environmental Quality, Chicago.
Examined are the health effects of law concentrations of the radioactive isotope Radium-226 in drinking water. Contents include discussions of the physical properties of radium, biological and metabolic effects, health effects of exposure to Radium-226, and populations at risk. Appendices provide more technical information including equations, charts, graphs, and a glossary of terms. Sixty-three references are given. (MA)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois Inst. for Environmental Quality, Chicago.