TITLE

When the lid blew off Pandora's box

PUB. DATE
April 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;4/20/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1765, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant. Cause of the explosion; Countries affected by the radioactive material released from the nuclear power plant; Factors that determine the extent of contamination; Concern on iodine-131 which was taken up by grazing cows and expressed in their milk; Issuance of special measures in Scandinavia and Great Britain to restrict the movement and slaughter of livestock.
ACCESSION #
10491049

 

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