12 Va. Admin. Code § 5-481-950 - Disposal of specific wastes

Current through Register Vol. 38, No. 9, December 20, 2021

A. Licensees may dispose of the following licensed material as if it were not radioactive:
1. 0.05 MCi (1.85 kBq) or less of hydrogen-3 or carbon-14 per gram of medium used for liquid scintillation counting; and
2. 0.05 MCi (1.85 kBq) or less of hydrogen-3 or carbon-14 per gram of animal tissue, averaged over the weight of the entire animal.
B. Licensees may not dispose of tissue under subdivision A 2 of this section in a manner that would permit its use either as food for humans or as animal feed.
C. Licensees shall maintain records in accordance with 12VAC5-481-1060.


12 Va. Admin. Code § 5-481-950
Derived from Virginia Register Volume 22, Issue 25, eff. September 20, 2006; amended, Virginia Register Volume 24, Issue 18, eff. June 12, 2008; volume 32, Issue 24, eff. August 25, 2016.

Statutory Authority: § 32.1-229 of the Code of Virginia.

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