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Section 26

36. A package containing a low dispersible radioactive material shall be such that the total amount of radioactive material in the package shall comply with the following requirements:

(a) The dose rate at 3 meter (m) from the unshielded radioactive material does not exceed 10 millisieverts per hour (mSv/h);
(b) The airborne release in gaseous and particulate forms up to 100 micrometres (m) aerodynamic equivalent diameter if it is subjected to the Enhanced Thermal Test and Impact Test as specified in Part II of the Eleventh Schedule, would not exceed 100 A2; and
(c) The level of activity in the water would :
(i) not exceed 100 A2 if it is subjected to the test as specified in Part I of the Eleventh Schedule; or
(ii) not exceed the limit set by the NRRC  if it is subjected to any other equivalent tests approved by the NRRC.

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