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Technology for the removal of radionuclides from natural water and waste management: state of the art; pp. 122–132

Full article in PDF format | doi: 10.3176/proc.2013.2.06

Rein Munter


The paper provides an overview of natural radionuclides in surface water and groundwater, their maximum permissible concentrations, health effects, different processes of removal (aeration, coagulation and co-precipitation, filtration, adsorption, ion exchange, membrane separation), treatment costs, and options of radioactive waste management.


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