Reviewing and revising Army doctrine regarding decontamination
tactics, techniques, and procedures.
The IAEA experts are expected to consult with Fukushima officials on the safe incineration of waste suspected of radioactive contamination and on decontamination
measures, and to propose specific measures based on international standards.
In the AS07 scenario, DOD was called upon to augment or provide relief in place for decontamination
operations that had been initiated by local first responders and National Guard units in state active duty or Title 32 status.
After testing with mustard gas and other toxic chemicals, the results showed that the Texas Tech-created dry fabric out-performed 30 different decontamination
products, including materials currently used in military decontamination
This aim has not changed and we will continue to work in collaboration to ensure the safety and sustainability of decontamination
services in the future.
The Swedish Army operates six Deco-contain 3000 GDS full decontamination
systems (under the Swedish Saneringsutrustning 06 designation); two of these were delivered in 2006 and the option for a further four systems was completed the following year.
The pre-9/11 focus on responding to and remediating hazardous material spills demonstrated a capable and thorough decontamination
Below are some examples of the techniques currently used in decontamination
processes for JSF subsystems are being developed.
In 1996, the General Accounting Office began investigations and found shortfalls in decontamination
equipment and warning systems at critical theaters of operations.
The time required for traditional methods of decontamination
and their costs would be staggering.
DOE managers repeated Thursday that their cleanup plan leaves the site safe for suburban homes and that radiation levels from the decontamination
will meet the EPA's strict guidelines.