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Title: Excessive radon-based radiation in indoor air caused by soil building materials in traditional homes on Đồng Văn karst plateau, northern Vietnam

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OSTI Identifier:
1631406
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Publisher's Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Chemosphere
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Chemosphere Journal Volume: 257 Journal Issue: C; Journal ID: ISSN 0045-6535
Publisher:
Elsevier
Country of Publication:
United Kingdom
Language:
English

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Nguyễn-Văn, Hướng, Nguyễn-Thùy, Dương, Nguyễn, Nguyệt Thị Ánh, Streil, Thomas, Schimmelmann, Jan P., Doiron, Kelsey E., Nguyễn-Đình, Thái, Nguyễn-Thị, Hồng, and Schimmelmann, Arndt. Excessive radon-based radiation in indoor air caused by soil building materials in traditional homes on Đồng Văn karst plateau, northern Vietnam. United Kingdom: N. p., 2020. Web. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2020.127119.
Nguyễn-Văn, Hướng, Nguyễn-Thùy, Dương, Nguyễn, Nguyệt Thị Ánh, Streil, Thomas, Schimmelmann, Jan P., Doiron, Kelsey E., Nguyễn-Đình, Thái, Nguyễn-Thị, Hồng, & Schimmelmann, Arndt. Excessive radon-based radiation in indoor air caused by soil building materials in traditional homes on Đồng Văn karst plateau, northern Vietnam. United Kingdom. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2020.127119
Nguyễn-Văn, Hướng, Nguyễn-Thùy, Dương, Nguyễn, Nguyệt Thị Ánh, Streil, Thomas, Schimmelmann, Jan P., Doiron, Kelsey E., Nguyễn-Đình, Thái, Nguyễn-Thị, Hồng, and Schimmelmann, Arndt. Thu . "Excessive radon-based radiation in indoor air caused by soil building materials in traditional homes on Đồng Văn karst plateau, northern Vietnam". United Kingdom. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2020.127119.
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title = {Excessive radon-based radiation in indoor air caused by soil building materials in traditional homes on Đồng Văn karst plateau, northern Vietnam},
author = {Nguyễn-Văn, Hướng and Nguyễn-Thùy, Dương and Nguyễn, Nguyệt Thị Ánh and Streil, Thomas and Schimmelmann, Jan P. and Doiron, Kelsey E. and Nguyễn-Đình, Thái and Nguyễn-Thị, Hồng and Schimmelmann, Arndt},
abstractNote = {},
doi = {10.1016/j.chemosphere.2020.127119},
journal = {Chemosphere},
number = C,
volume = 257,
place = {United Kingdom},
year = {2020},
month = {10}
}

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