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Pojer Peter M.; Peggie, John R.; O'Brien, Richard S.; Solomon, Stephen B.; Keith, N.
Health Physics: January 1990
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An investigation of tbe performance of a diffusion barrier, charcoal-based 222Rn monitor under several artiticial environmental conditions showed that both temperature and relative humidity levels affect 222Rn uptake. A physical model was developed adequately describing the temperature effects, while an empirical model was used to summarize the combined effects of temperature and atmospheric water concentration.

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