Assessing the Values of Radionuclides Penetration into Construction Materials and Artificial Surfaces of the Town of Prypyat

Period: 2009
Customer : Savannah River National Laboratory, USA

During the work:

  • a detailed description of surface radioactive contamination of some buildings in the town of Prypyat was performed;
  • engineering structures (reinforced concrete) were sampled followed by layer-by-layer assessment of Strontium and Cesium contents.

Contact:
Deputy Director for Science of International Radioecology Laboratory
Head of Radioecology Research Department
Sergii P. Gashchak
Tel.: +38 (04579) 6 15 62
Fax: +38 (04579) 6 15 62
e-mail: sgaschak@chornobyl.net