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...
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 Weapons
Continues Requiring Immediate Action by President Obama, Prime Minister
ongoing process of assessment of possible health effects of exposure to
chemical, ... munitions in conflict or when depleted uranium in the environment is
Although the word "depleted uranium" may suggest no harmful impact from
radiation, this ..... Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement for
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 ...
Depleted uranium (DU), a waste product of uranium enrichment, has several
civilian and ..... The major concern for the potential environmental effects by intact
What harmful effects can uranium have in the environment?
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 ...
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 ...