Concentrations of beryllium in pot room bath have become a multi-national issue of concern in recent years. In this paper the authors discuss the mass flow mechanisms that permit beryllium to become concentrated in pot bath as well as those factors that limit the reduction of beryllium concentration when the source of contamination is removed. Some general guidelines are proposed regarding decay rates in pot room bath.
KeywordsBeryllium Beryllium Fluoride Beryllium Difluoride Sodium Fluoroberyllate Pot Bath Concentration Dilution
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