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The location of the other two Cesium 137 radioactive isotope containers remained elusive.
Nuclear experts have identified cesium 137 as being inside a sealed container imported last week from the Philippines that was found to be emitting radiation, the Science and Technology Agency said Monday.
The plants are helping to clean the pond; their roots dangle in the water to suck up the radionuclides cesium 137 and strontium 90.
Department of Agriculture, which sought FDA approval of poultry irradiation along with Radiation Technology Inc., a concern that irradiates food and medical supplies, insists that using nuclear power industry wastes such as Cobalt 60 or Cesium 137 to preserve foods is perfectly safe.
is attempting to create a commercial demand for cesium 137, a byproduct of plutonium extraction that can be used as a source of gamma rays in food irradiation plans.
In a separate incident, two workers at Hanford were being checked for radioactive cesium 137 in their