10 CFR 39.69 - Radioactive contamination control.

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§ 39.69 Radioactive contamination control.

(a) If the licensee detects evidence that a sealed source has ruptured or licensed materials have caused contamination, the licensee shall initiate immediately the emergency procedures required by § 39.63.

(b) If contamination results from the use of licensed material in well logging, the licensee shall decontaminate all work areas, equipment, and unrestricted areas.

(c) During efforts to recover a sealed source lodged in the well, the licensee shall continuously monitor, with an appropriate radiation detection instrument or a logging tool with a radiation detector, the circulating fluids from the well, if any, to check for contamination resulting from damage to the sealed source.

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The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 10 CFR Part 39 after this date.

  • 2013-05-28; vol. 78 # 102 - Tuesday, May 28, 2013
    1. 78 FR - Physical Protection of Byproduct Material
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