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Title: Method for incorporating radioactive phosphoric acid solutions in concrete

Abstract

A method for incorporating radioactive phosphoric acid solutions in concrete is described wherein the phosphoric acid is reacted with Ca(OH).sub.2 to form a precipitate of hydroxyapatite and the hydroxyapatite is mixed with portland cement to form concrete.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2];  [3]
  1. Kennewick, WA
  2. Lancaster, OH
  3. Walla Walla, WA
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Hanford Site (HNF), Richland, WA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
864947
Patent Number(s):
US 4442028
Assignee:
United States of America as represented by United States (Washington, DC)
DOE Contract Number:  
AC06-77RL01030
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
method; incorporating; radioactive; phosphoric; acid; solutions; concrete; described; reacted; oh; form; precipitate; hydroxyapatite; mixed; portland; cement; acid solutions; portland cement; acid solution; phosphoric acid; radioactive phosphoric; incorporating radioactive; /588/976/

Citation Formats

Wolf, Gary A, Smith, Jeffrey W, and Ihle, Nathan C. Method for incorporating radioactive phosphoric acid solutions in concrete. United States: N. p., 1984. Web.
Wolf, Gary A, Smith, Jeffrey W, & Ihle, Nathan C. Method for incorporating radioactive phosphoric acid solutions in concrete. United States.
Wolf, Gary A, Smith, Jeffrey W, and Ihle, Nathan C. 1984. "Method for incorporating radioactive phosphoric acid solutions in concrete". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/864947.
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title = {Method for incorporating radioactive phosphoric acid solutions in concrete},
author = {Wolf, Gary A and Smith, Jeffrey W and Ihle, Nathan C},
abstractNote = {A method for incorporating radioactive phosphoric acid solutions in concrete is described wherein the phosphoric acid is reacted with Ca(OH).sub.2 to form a precipitate of hydroxyapatite and the hydroxyapatite is mixed with portland cement to form concrete.},
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url = {https://www.osti.gov/biblio/864947}, journal = {},
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place = {United States},
year = {1984},
month = {1}
}