Lynas: Radioactive Waste Dumping from Rare Earth Refining. Chan Chee Khoon People’s Health Forum, Malaysia [email protected] July 7, 2012. Rare Earth Elements (Lanthanides).
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Lynas: Radioactive Waste Dumping from Rare Earth Refining
Chan Chee Khoon
People’s Health Forum, Malaysia
July 7, 2012
No one can be sure.
ARE’s legacy – a neglected, continuing problem
1 Rare Earth Industries: Moving Malaysia’s Green Economy Forward, p.30, table 2.9, Akademi Sains Malaysia, August 2011. ARE’s thorium cake wastes also contain 7000ppm 238Uranium which decays to 222Radon (half-life 3.8 days, alpha-emitter; lung cancer risk factor)