The Nordic Chernobyl Data Base environmental radioactivity measurements : final report of the NKA Project AKT 242

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Published by Nordic Liaison Committee for Atomic Energy, Available from Nuclear Safety Research Dept., Risø National Laboratory in Roskilde, Denmark .

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  • Chernobyl Nuclear Accident, Chornobylʹ, Ukraine, 1986 -- Environmental aspects -- Scandinavia -- Databases.

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Statementedited by Ole Walmod-Larsen.
ContributionsWalmod-Larsen, O., NKA Project AKT 242.
LC ClassificationsTD196.R3 N77 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 20 p. :
Number of Pages20
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Open LibraryOL1621116M
ISBN 108755016413
LC Control Number91165542

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