----- Original Message -----
From: Ted Rockwell
Sent: Friday, June 04, 2004 9:59 AM
Subject: "Just a couple of mm of lead"
Bob Dixon has published an excellent paper spelling out in detail what small
increases in ALARA can cost, even when it's "just a couple of millimenters
The paper is at:
Be sure to get the whole, long URL.
The paper doesn't touch on the whole LNT-to-zero fallacy, but it is an
excellent example of one application. I wish someone would take on some
examples of the whole nuclear power plant in this vein.
This is the difference between the think-tank and the real world.