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Radionuclide       Half-Life           Activity        Use

Cesium-137            30 yrs               1.5x106 Ci      Food Irradiator

Cobalt-60                     5 yrs                  15,000 Ci      Cancer Therapy

Plutonium-23924,000 yrs  600 CiNuclear Weapon

Iridium-192                 74 days                  100 Ci       Industrial Radiography

Hydrogen-3                12 yrs                       12 Ci       Exit Signs

Strontium-9029 yrs   0.1 CiEye Therapy Device

Iodine-131                   8 days                 0.015 Ci       Nuclear Medicine Therapy

Technetium-99m         6 hrs                    0.025 Ci         Diagnostic Imaging

Americium-241          432 yrs          0.000005 Ci        Smoke Detectors

Radon-222                  4 days                    1 pCi/l         Environmental Level

Examples of Radioactive Materials

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