ISO/ASTM 51261:2013 Preview

Practice for calibration of routine dosimetry systems for radiation processing

ISO/ASTM 51261:2013 specifies the requirements for calibrating routine dosimetry systems for use in radiation processing, including establishing measurement traceability and estimating uncertainty in the measured dose using the calibrated dosimetry system.

NOTE 1 — Regulations or other directives exist in many countries that govern certain radiation processing applications such as sterilization of healthcare products and radiation processing of food requiring that absorbed-dose measurements be traceable to national or international standards (ISO 11137-1, Refs (1-3)2).

General information

  • Current status : Published
    Publication date : 2013-04
  • Edition : 2
    Number of pages : 18
  • :
    ISO/TC 85
    Nuclear energy, nuclear technologies, and radiological protection
  • 17.240
    Radiation measurements

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