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Closing Out Radioactive Material Use Laboratories

Closing Out Radioactive Material Use Laboratories

  1. Close-out of labs posted for use of RAM normally will be performed only by written request of the Approved Supervisor, the University Radiation Safety Officer (URSO) or the University Radiation Safety Committee (URSC).

  2. Upon receipt of a request or order to close out a lab, Radiation Safety (RS) staff will contact the Approved Supervisor and insure that the following tasks have been performed:

Disposal of Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material

Disposal of Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material (NORM)

Environmental Health & Safety charges for the pick-up and disposal of Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material (NORM) waste products. These are uranium (U-238 or U-nat) and thorium (Th-232 or Th-nat) products purchased without regard for their radioactive nature, but must be disposed of as radioactive waste.

Radioactive Waste Management Handbook

Guideline and answers to questions about The Ohio State University's radioactive waste program.

RS-16: De Minimis Quantity Verification - Liquid Scintillation Media (VIALS ONLY)
RS-17: De Minimis Quantity Verification - Liquid Scintillation Media (NO VIALS)
RS-18: De Minimis Quantity Verification - Animal Carcasses
RS-19A: Hot Sink Disposal Record (January - June)
RS-19B: Hot Sink Disposal Record (July - December)