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Neutron Detection

AEL Category: 07. Detection

AEL Title: Meter, Survey, Handheld

AEL Number: 07RD-01-HHSM

SAVER Project: Neutron Detection

The detection of neutrons above background levels might indicate the presence of plutonium, a special nuclear material. Neutron detection instruments are used by responders to make follow-up measurements after radiation pager or portal monitor alarms.

Find this project in the FEMA Authorized Equipment List and InterAgency Board Interactive Standardized Equipment List.

Attachment Ext. Size Date
Neutron Detection Instruments Highlight (August 2008) PDF 228.99 KB
Neutron Detection Instruments TechNote (April 2009) PDF 184.13 KB
Last Updated: 01/31/2023
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