ISO 13168:2015
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ISO 13168:2015
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Abstract

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ISO 13168:2015 describes a test method for the simultaneous measurement of tritium and carbon-14 in water samples by liquid scintillation counting of a source obtained by mixing the water sample with a hydrophilic scintillation cocktail.

This is considered a screening method because of the potential presence of interfering nuclides in the test sample.

The method can be used for any type of environmental study or monitoring.

ISO 13168:2015 is applicable to all types of waters having an activity concentration ranging from 5 Bq/l to 106 Bq/l (upper limit of the liquid scintillation counters for direct counting). For higher activity concentrations, the sample can be diluted to obtain a test sample within this range.


General information 

  •  :  Published
     : 2015-07
     : 2016-08
     : 2016-08
  •  : 1
     : 16
  •  : ISO/TC 147/SC 3 Radioactivity measurements
  •  :
    13.280 Radiation protection
    13.060.60 Examination of physical properties of water

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