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Radiation Sources
Radiation hazards from granite and bitumen in construction material site in Aniocha South Local Government Area of Delta State, South-South Nigeria

Blessing Okeoghene Ijabor; Akintayo Daniel Omojola; Augustine Onyema Nwabuoku; Funmilayo Ruth Omojola

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 24 August 2022

https://doi.org/10.22034/rpe.2022.342868.1090

Abstract
  The study is aimed at measuring the outdoor background ionizing radiation (BIR), the absorbed dose rate (ADR), the annual effective dose (AED) and excessive lifetime cancer risk (ELCR) at four sites in the Aniocha South local government area (LGA) of Delta State, denoted as A-D. The study was performed ...  Read More

Assessment of granite–kaolin composite bricks as storage barrier facility for liquid radioactive waste.

Eugene Echeweozo; ‎A.D Asiegbu; ‎E.L‎. ‎ Efurumibe; ‎L.A‎. ‎ Nnanna; ‎H.K‎. ‎ Idu

Volume 2, Issue 4 , December 2021, , Pages 29-37

https://doi.org/10.22034/rpe.2022.315654.1045

Abstract
  ‎Gamma radiation shielding of baked and unbaked granite bricks produced with 0%‎, ‎10%‎, ‎20%‎, ‎30%‎, ‎40%‎, ‎and 50% of kaolin powder were experimentally and theoretically assessed for possible deployment in liquid radioactive waste storage‎. ‎A 3×3 ...  Read More