ASTM International - ASTM D3648-95
Standard Practices for the Measurement of Radioactivity
|Publication Date:||1 January 1995|
|ICS Code (Radiation measurements):||17.240|
1.1 These practices cover a review of the accepted counting practices currently used in radiochemical analyses. The practices are divided into four sections:
Section General Information 5 to 10 Alpha Counting 11 to 21 Beta Counting 22 to 32 Gamma Counting 33 to 40
1.2 The general information sections contain information applicable to all types of radioactive measurements, while each of the other sections is specific for a particular type of radiation.
1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.