The AHP professionals can develop Safe Operating Procedures for the proper handling of equipment and material that is potentially impacted with TENORM.  The procedures shall address:

  • Donning and Doffing of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Testing for radiation levels to include Stop Work Authority
  • Testing for fixed and removable contamination
  • Identifying TENORM impacted equipment
  • Segregating the hot zone from the clean zone
  • Packaging of TENORM contaminated equipment
  • Packaging of TENORM contaminated waste
  • Proper hygiene