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Depleted uranium

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Depleted_uranium

Depleted uranium is uranium with a lower content of the fissile ...... or other significant health or environmental impacts," although "Like other heavy metals, DU is potentially poisonous...

DEPLETED URANIUM FACT SHEET

www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/dod/du_factsheet_4aug98.htm

The environmental effects of depleted uranium have been studied comprehensively by a wide range of governmental and non-governmental bodies both before ...

Adverse Health and Environmental Effects of Depleted Uranium ...

www.thepowerhour.com/news4/adverse_health_environmental_du.htm

Adverse Health and Environmental Effects of Depleted Uranium Weapons Continues Requiring Immediate Action by President Obama, Prime Minister Brown, ...

1 Depleted uranium: sources, exposure and health effects

www.who.int/ionizing_radiation/pub_meet/en/DU_Eng.pdf

ongoing process of assessment of possible health effects of exposure to chemical, ... munitions in conflict or when depleted uranium in the environment is  ...

Depleted Uranium: A Post-War Disaster For Environment And Health

www.informationclearinghouse.info/article4406.htm

Although the word "depleted uranium" may suggest no harmful impact from radiation, this ..... Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement for Alternative ...

Depleted Uranium Fact Sheet - Health Physics Society

hps.org/documents/dufactsheet.pdf

In recent years, depleted uranium (DU) is frequently noted in the news because of ... There is a great deal of concern about the medical effects of DU exposure. ... ment that exists naturally in our environment. Uranium is found everywhere in ...

Properties, Use and Health Effects of Depleted Uranium (DU): A ...

www.iaea.org/sites/default/files/properties.pdf

Depleted uranium (DU), a waste product of uranium enrichment, has several civilian and ..... The major concern for the potential environmental effects by intact  ...

Depleted Uranium

ec.europa.eu/health/scientific_committees/opinions_layman/depleted-uranium/en/

What harmful effects can uranium have in the environment?

The Toxicity of Depleted Uranium - NCBI - National Institutes of Health

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2819790/

Jan 25, 2010 ... Depleted uranium (DU) is an emerging environmental pollutant that is .... DU exposure effects the behavior of rats in the open-field and the Y ...

Environmental pollution by depleted uranium in Iraq with special ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23729095

Med Confl Surviv. 2013 Jan-Mar;29(1):7-25. Environmental pollution by depleted uranium in Iraq with special reference to Mosul and possible effects on cancer ...

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Depleted Uranium - Public Health

www.publichealth.va.gov

Jun 3, 2015 ... ... about depleted uranium, possible exposure during service, health effects, ... uranium during your service, talk to your local VA Environmental ...

Health Effects of Depleted Uranium - Stanford University

large.stanford.edu

Mar 12, 2011 ... [3] Depleted uranium (DU) results from converting natural uranium to ... Environmental and Health Consequences of Depleted Uranium Use in ...

Depleted Uranium Health Effects

web.ead.anl.gov

... of health effects of external exposure, ingestion, and inhalation of depleted uranium. ... Final PEIS: Volume 1: Chapter 4: Environmental Impact Assessment ...