DECON

AcronymDefinition
DECONDecontaminate(ion)
DECONDeconvolution
DEconDoctor of Economics
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Under DECON (immediate dismantling), soon after the nuclear facility closes, equipment, structures, and portions of the facility containing radioactive contaminants are removed or decontaminated to a level that permits release of the property and termination of the NRC license.
For example, a cytotechnologist in our lab is a DECON team member and helped develop our institution's mass-fatalities plan; she now knows an enormous amount about mass-fatalities planning in a hospital, which was learned by the interdisciplinary process of developing an actual plan.
As shown in Table 1, the mean number of CFU/mL recovered from the control squares for all test runs on the NATO litter was slightly lower than the number recovered from the DECON litter.
aureus on the DECON litter and 10% bleach and SPOROX were effective against A.
This study evaluated the effect of five disinfectants on selected bacteria inoculated on military NATO and DECON litters.
The NATO litter is made of a tightly woven cotton duck material and the DECON litter is a loosely woven plastic and nylon mesh.
They are immediately put through the DECON showers and stripped of their clothing to prevent secondary contamination.
Representatives from Burgess observe the drill from several locations, including the command center, DECON and triage, and afterwards participate in the writing of an after-action report.
Through our HRSA (Health Resources and Services Administration) grants, we received a fair amount of supplies to treat our patients for burns, DECON, nerve gas, or different chemical agents," says Bugyis.
Some M12A1 decons won't pump decon because their fuel injector pumps have stopped pumping.
IN MOST CHEMICAL COMPANIES THE M17-SERIES DECONS SIT AND SIT AND SIT.
If you mount your M12A1 decons on FMTV trucks, you now have mounting help.