RAD Analysis: Radionuclides in Food

Radionuclides in Food

Maxxam provides analysis to meet requirements for Health Canada export documents for radionuclides in food. This analysis is done by gamma spectrometry and requires a minimum of 500 mL of material.

Analysis of Foods

Radionuclide Detection Limit
Iodine-131 1 Bq/kg
Cesium-134 1 Bq/kg
Cesium-137 1 Bq/kg
Radionuclide Detection Limit
Strontium-90 50 Bq/kg

Canadian Guidelines for the Restriction of Radioactively Contaminated Food and Water Following a Nuclear Emergency

RAD Analysis: Radionuclides in Food