[ RadSafe ] Radioactive medicine being tracked through rivers

Richard Hester gwrenchxx at sbcglobal.net
Fri Mar 23 00:51:15 CDT 2012

Interesting - I had some I-131  Thyroid ablation treatments a few years 
back and the doctor warned me not to use disposable forks, spoons, etc. 
for a while after the dose., as these have at times tripped portal 
monitors at disposal sites, causing a ruckus for everyone concerned.
> http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2012/mar/medicine-rivers-sediment-032212.html
> Sediment sleuthing
> Radioactive medicine being tracked through rivers
>   10:56 a.m., March 22, 2012--A University of Delaware oceanographer has stumbled
> upon an unusual aid for studying local waterways: radioactive iodine. Roy Herren
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