Effect of High-Temperature Filtration on PWR Plant Radiation Fields

  • M. Troy
  • S. Kang
  • G. T. Zirps
  • D. W. Koch


The most important source of radiation exposure to pressurized water reactor (PWR) plant maintenance personnel is associated with the activated corrosion product deposits (crud) on excore plant surfaces. Therefore to reduce radiation exposures to a level consistent with ALARA (As-Low-As-Reasonably-Achievable) control of crud transport and deposition is essential.


Corrosion Product Electric Power Research Institute Reactor Coolant Magnetic Filtration Reactor Coolant System 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Troy
    • 1
  • S. Kang
    • 1
  • G. T. Zirps
    • 2
  • D. W. Koch
    • 2
  1. 1.Nuclear Technology DivisionWestinghouse Electric CorporationPittsburghUSA
  2. 2.Nuclear Equipment DivisionBabcock and Wilcox CompanyBarbertonUSA

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