By Newton L. Bowers, Hans U. Gerber, James C. Hickman, Donald A. Jones, Cecil J. Nesbitt

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The samples were taken from four large uranium mills that represented the different geographical uranium-producing regions in the western United States. In a similar manner, the UNSCEAR (1982) relied extensively on data from Environmental Impact Statements. 8 +. 2 Schwendiman et al. (1979) studied the nature and quantity of windblown particles from mill tailings piles at three uranium mills. Tailings particles were detected in soil samples up to 8 km from the tailings pile. They concluded that the transport process was complex and that there were considerable uncertainties in models concerning suspension, deposition and transport of particles.

Haywood et al. 2 pCi/m2-s) for dry tailings, a t a radium-226 concentration of 37 mBq/g (1 pCi/g). Since the radon flux from tailings is dependent on numerous factors, mathematical models are used to describe the average rate of radon emanation from a tailings pile. McDowell-Boyer et al. (1979) reviewed measured transfer factors (soil-to-plant, forage-to-milk, and forage-to-meat) for 210Pband Rayno (1982) has reviewed the literature for these measured transfer factors for 238U/234U, 230Th,226Ra,210Pb,and 2 1 0 P ~ .

2-Estimated Radionuclide Ore crushing & storage Uranium-238 (W) Uranium-234 (W) Thorium-230 (Y) Radium-226 (10% D, 90% Y) Lead-210 (Y) Radon-222 Yellowcake drying & packaging Uranium-238 (50% D, 50% Y) Uranium-234 (50% D, 50% Y) Thorium-230 (Y) Radium-226 (10% D, 90% Y) Lead-210 (Y) Radon-222 Tailings disposal area Uranium-238 (Y) Uranium-234 (Y) Thorium-230 (Y) Radium-226 (10% D, 90% Y) Lead-210 (Y) Radon-222 Bear Creek Project' (Cily) Lucky Mc Gas Hillsb (C~/Y) + go radion~~clide emissions to air from typical uranium mills Atlas Moah Uranium Millc (Cily) Uranium Milld (Cily) Homestake Pitch Project" (CiIy) Sweetwater Uranium Project, (C~/Y) White Mesag (CUYI Union Split Rockb (C~/Y) Carbide Gas Hills' (Cily) --.

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