Generic radionuclide concentrations below which no radiological effects are expected on non-human biota at Canadian CANDU sites.
|Nuclide||Air concentration (Bq/m3)||Soil concentration (Bq/kg dry weight soil)||Fresh water concentration (Bq/L water)‡||Marine water concentration (Bq/L water)‡||Freshwater sediment concentration (Bq/kg dry weight sediment)†||Marine sediment concentration (Bq/kg dry weight sediment)†|
*: In most cases, the air concentrations of HTO and C-14 are available and can be used to ensure the protection of biota. In rare cases where soil concentrations are required, they can be calculated using the specific activity model.
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