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					    OSHEU Guidance Document RP13

 Summary of Information contained in the
   Certificates of Authorisation for the
Accumulation and Disposal of Radioactive
                   Waste


    Author(s)        Mike Sobanski



 Policy Ratified        July 2009       Date Reviewed       June 2010



Area Applicable    Cardiff University    Review Year        June 2013




          This document has been Equality Impact Assessed
                MEDICAL & DENTAL SCHOOLS
INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN IS FOR QUICK REFERENCE ONLY
          CONSULT DISPLAY COPY IN DEPARTMENT


              AUTHORISED SITE LIMITS
         Environment Agency Authorisation BZ1013

       Radioactive Waste Authorised for Accumulation

                    Organic Liquid Waste
         Very Low Level Waste            Solid Waste

          Radioactive Waste Authorised for Disposal

          Aqueous Waste       Organic Liquid Waste
         Very Low Level Waste           Solid Waste

                  Disposal of Aqueous Waste

                                              Monthly Limit
Sulphur 35:                                     650MBq

Chromium 51:                                    600MBq

Phosphorus Radioisotopes:                       450MBq

Iodine Radioisotopes:                           250MBq

Tritium and Carbon 14:                          600MBq

Other Radionuclides excluding
Alpha Emitters:                                 300MBq




                MEDICAL & DENTAL SCHOOLS
                MEDICAL & DENTAL SCHOOLS

           AUTHORISED SITE LIMITS
         Environment Agency Authorisation BZ1013

               Disposal of Organic Liquid Waste

                                        Accumulation of Waste
Maximum Storage Volume                          0.05m3
Maximum Storage Period                          14 Days
Maximum Storage Activity;
     Tritium and Carbon 14:                       75MBq
     Sulphur 35 and Phosphorus 33:                6MBq
     Total others except alphas:                  12MBq

                  Annual Disposal Limits for Transfer of Waste
     Tritium and Carbon 14:                      100MBq

     Sulphur 35 and Phosphorus 33:                100MBq

     Total others:                                50MBq

                Disposal of Very Low Level Waste
             All Radionuclides except alpha emitters
 Maximum Storage Period                  Accumulation of Waste
All radionuclides except alpha emitters:          14 Days

                                  Disposal Limits per Refuse bag
Tritium and Carbon 14 together:                    4MBq
All other radionuclides except alpha emitters:     0.40MBq

                            Disposal Limits per Radioactive Item
Tritium and Carbon 14 together:                   0.40MBq
All other radionuclides except alpha emitters:    0.04MBq


                MEDICAL & DENTAL SCHOOLS
                MEDICAL & DENTAL SCHOOLS

           AUTHORISED SITE LIMITS

         Environment Agency Authorisation BZ1013


                   Disposal of Solid Waste
           All Radionuclides except alpha emitters


                                       Accumulation of Waste
Maximum Storage Volume                         1.0m3
Maximum Storage Period                         14 Days
Maximum Storage Activity;
     Tritium and Carbon 14:                     15MBq
     Iodine Radioisotopes:                      12MBq
     Sulphur 35, Phosphorus 32 & 33:            65MBq
     Total others:                              5MBq




                  Annual Disposal Limits for Transfer of Waste
     Tritium and Carbon 14:                      180MBq

     Iodine Radioisotopes:                      100MBq

     Phosphorus 32 & 33:                        360MBq

     Sulphur 35:                                200MBq

     Total others:                              150MBq




                MEDICAL & DENTAL SCHOOLS
                       CENTRAL CAMPUS BUILDINGS
 INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN IS FOR QUICK REFERENCE ONLY
           CONSULT DISPLAY COPY IN DEPARTMENT


                 AUTHORISED SITE LIMITS
            Environment Agency Authorisation CE4368
           Main College, Biomedical & Redwood Buildings

          Radioactive Waste Authorised for Accumulation:

           Organic Liquid Waste      Very Low Level Waste
                             Solid Waste

              Radioactive Waste Authorised for Disposal:

      Gaseous Waste        Solid Waste     Aqueous Waste
        Organic Liquid Waste       Very Low Level Waste


                          Disposal of Gaseous Waste

                                              Daily Limit                   Annual Limit
3H &14C together:                                 1MBq                        100MBq


                          Disposal of Aqueous Waste

                                                                          Monthly Limit
3H*:                                                                         1.25GBq
14C:                                                                          1.25GBq
Iodine Radioisotopes:                                                         150MBq
Phosphorus Radioisotopes:                                                     450MBq
All other Radionuclides except alpha emitters:                                550MBq
* To include a one-off disposal limit of 19GBq of 3H within 3 months of permit issue.




                       CENTRAL CAMPUS BUILDINGS
                CENTRAL CAMPUS BUILDINGS

           AUTHORISED SITE LIMITS
        Environment Agency Authorisation CE4368
       Main College, Biomedical & Redwood Buildings

               Disposal of Organic Liquid Waste
           All Radionuclides except alpha emitters

                                       Accumulation of Waste
Maximum Storage Volume                            500 L
Maximum Storage Period                            6 Months
Maximum Storage Activity                          1GBq

                  Annual Disposal Limits for Transfer of Waste
                                                    1GBq


                   Disposal of Solid Waste
           All Radionuclides except alpha emitters

                                       Accumulation of Waste
Maximum Storage Volume                            100 L
Maximum Storage Period                            6 Months
Maximum Storage Activity;
     Tritium and Carbon 14:                          40MBq
     Technetium 99m:                                 7.5GBq
     All other Radionuclides:                        100MBq

                  Annual Disposal Limits for Transfer of Waste
     Tritium and Carbon 14:                         200MBq
     Technetium 99m:                                120MBq
     All other Radionuclides:                       120MBq




                CENTRAL CAMPUS BUILDINGS
               CENTRAL CAMPUS BUILDINGS

           AUTHORISED SITE LIMITS
        Environment Agency Authorisation CE4368
       Main College, Biomedical & Redwood Buildings

              Disposal of Very Low Level Waste
           All Radionuclides except alpha emitters


Maximum Storage Period                  Accumulation of Waste
All radionuclides:                              1 Month


                                  Disposal Limits per Refuse bag
Tritium and Carbon 14 together:                    4MBq
All other radionuclides except alpha emitters:     0.40MBq


                            Disposal Limits per Radioactive Item
Tritium and Carbon 14 together:                   0.40MBq
All other radionuclides except alpha emitters:    0.04MBq




Note that Environment Agency Authorisation CE4368 replaces
 previous licenses held for the Redwood Building (BZ1021)
       and Main College/Biomedical Buildings (BZ1030)




               CENTRAL CAMPUS BUILDINGS
                      QUEENS BUILDING
INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN IS FOR QUICK REFERENCE ONLY
          CONSULT DISPLAY COPY IN DEPARTMENT



           AUTHORISED SITE LIMITS

         Environment Agency Authorisation CD7124




          Radioactive Waste Authorised for Disposal


                        Aqueous Waste



                  Disposal of Aqueous Waste


                                              Monthly Limit
238U plus all decay products
in secular equilibrium:                         7.5MBq


235U plus all decay products
in secular equilibrium:                         0.35MBq




                      QUEENS BUILDING
      WALES RESEARCH & DIAGNOSTIC PET CENTRE
INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN IS FOR QUICK REFERENCE ONLY
          CONSULT DISPLAY COPY IN DEPARTMENT


            AUTHORISED SITE LIMITS
          Environment Agency Authorisation CD1231

      Radioactive Waste Authorised for Accumulation:
 Aqueous Waste       Organic Liquid Waste     Solid Waste
                   Very Low Level Waste

        Radioactive Waste Authorised for Disposal:
    Gaseous Waste      Aqueous Waste        Solid Waste

                   Disposal of Gaseous Waste

                                Daily Limit       Annual Limit
Total Positron emitting
Radionuclides:                     200GBq            15000GBq

                   Disposal of Aqueous Waste

                                         Accumulation of Waste
Maximum Storage Volume                              10 L
Maximum Storage Period                               1 Month
Maximum Storage Activity         18F:               300GBq
                               64Cu:                100GBq
Other Positron emitting Radionuclides:              250GBq

                                         Monthly Disposal Limit
18F:                                                 20GBq
64Cu:                                                0.25GBq
11C:                                                 1GBq
Other PET/SPECT Radionuclides:                       1GBq
Total Other Isotopes excluding alphas:               0.1GBq


      WALES RESEARCH & DIAGNOSTIC PET CENTRE
      WALES RESEARCH & DIAGNOSTIC PET CENTRE

            AUTHORISED SITE LIMITS
          Environment Agency Authorisation CD1231


             Accumulation of Organic Liquid Waste

                                           Accumulation of Waste
Maximum Storage Volume                                100 L
Maximum Storage Period                                6 Months
Maximum Storage Activity:
                                  18F:                 0.4GBq
Other Positron emitting Radionuclides:                 0.05GBq
Total Other Isotopes excluding alphas:                 0.1GBq


               Disposal of Very Low Level Waste
            All Radionuclides except alpha emitters


Maximum Storage Period                     Accumulation of Waste
All radionuclides except alpha emitters:           14 Days

                                 Disposal Limits per Refuse bag
All radionuclides except alpha emitters:          0.40MBq

                            Disposal Limits per Radioactive Item
All radionuclides except alpha emitters:          0.04MBq




      WALES RESEARCH & DIAGNOSTIC PET CENTRE
       WALES RESEARCH & DIAGNOSTIC PET CENTRE

            AUTHORISED SITE LIMITS

          Environment Agency Authorisation CD1231


                    Disposal of Solid Waste
            All Radionuclides except alpha emitters

                                           Accumulation of Waste
Maximum Storage Volume:
                  ‘Laboratory Waste’                  0.25m3
                  ‘Activated Waste’                   20m3
Maximum Storage Period:
                  ‘Laboratory Waste’                  6 months
                  ‘Activated Waste’                   60 months

Maximum Storage Activity
                                   18F:                0.5GBq
Other Positron emitting Radionuclides:                 0.2GBq
Total Other Isotopes excluding alphas:                 0.1GBq
                  ‘Activation Products’:               8GBq


         Annual Disposal Limits Transfer to Authorised Person
                ‘Activation Products’:              4GBq

                    Annual Disposal Limits for Transfer to Drigg
                  ‘Activation Products’:              44MBq




       WALES RESEARCH & DIAGNOSTIC PET CENTRE

				
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