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Title: Nuclear reactor accidents: Chernobyl, TMI, and Windscale. (Latest citations from Pollution abstracts). Published Search

The bibliography contains citations concerning studies and measurements of the radiological consequences of nuclear reactor accidents. The citations cover specifically the Chernobyl reactor in the USSR, the Three Mile Island (TMI) reactor in the US, and the Windscale reactor in the UK. Included are detection and monitoring of the fallout; the resultant runoff into rivers, lakes, and the sea; the radiation effects on people; and the transfrontier radioactive contamination of the environment. (Contains 50-250 citations and includes a subject term index and title list.) (Copyright NERAC, Inc. 1995)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
200265
Report Number(s):
PB--96-858568/XAB
TRN: 60513439
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Resource Relation:
Other Information: DN: Updated with each order. Supersedes PB--95-857405; PBD: Dec 1995
Research Org:
NERAC, Inc., Tolland, CT (United States)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
21 NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS AND ASSOCIATED PLANTS; 22 NUCLEAR REACTOR TECHNOLOGY; 56 BIOLOGY AND MEDICINE, APPLIED STUDIES; 54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; 57 HEALTH AND SAFETY; THREE MILE ISLAND-2 REACTOR; TRANSFRONTIER CONTAMINATION; FALLOUT; CHERNOBYLSK-4 REACTOR; WINDSCALE PRODUCTION REACTORS; BIBLIOGRAPHIES; ENVIRONMENTAL TRANSPORT; BIOLOGICAL RADIATION EFFECTS; REACTOR ACCIDENTS; RUNOFF; GROUND WATER