ASTM International - ASTM C888-97
Standard Specification for Nuclear-Grade Gadolinium Oxide (Gd2O3) Powder
|Publication Date:||10 May 1997|
|ICS Code (Fissile materials and nuclear fuel technology):||27.120.30|
|ICS Code (Oxides):||71.060.20|
1.1 This specification provides the chemical and physical requirements for nuclear-grade gadolinium oxide powder intended for subsequent processing and use in nuclear fuel applications, for example, as an addition to uranium dioxide.
1.2 This specification does not include requirements for health and safety. Observance of this specification does not relieve the user of the obligation to be aware of and conform to all federal, state, and local regulations pertaining to possessing, shipping, processing, or using this material.