Effects of ammoniumiron-hexacyanoferrate on the accumulation of radiocesium in reindeer

  • K. Hove Dept. of Animal Science, Agricultural Univ. of Norway, N-1432 Ås-NLH, Norway
  • H. Staaland Dept. of Zoology, Agricultural Univ. of Norway, N-1432 As-NLH, Norway
  • Ø. Pedersen Dept. of Zoology, Agricultural Univ. of Norway, N-1432 As-NLH, Norway
Keywords: radiocesium, reindeer, cesium binder

Abstract

It is concluded that a sustained release bolus for administration of a cesium binder of the ironhexa-cyanoferrate type provides a promising method for reduction of radiocesium uptake from contaminated pastures.

Included is also a discussion after Hove's lecture.

Published
1988-06-01
How to Cite
HoveK., StaalandH., & Pedersen Ø. (1988). Effects of ammoniumiron-hexacyanoferrate on the accumulation of radiocesium in reindeer. Rangifer, 8(2), 32. https://doi.org/10.7557/2.8.2.747