Titanium Mining Wastes
Uranium, thorium, and radium commonly occur in titanium ore, and monazite is found in sands from which the titanium is extracted. As a result, the mineral sludges, dusts, and sands from the extraction process may be radioactive.
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The Radiation in TENORM Summary Table provides a range of reported concentrations, and average concentration measurements of NORM associated with various waste types and materials.