TITLE 32: ENERGY
CHAPTER II: ILLINOIS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY
SUBCHAPTER b: RADIATION PROTECTION
PART 340 STANDARDS FOR PROTECTION AGAINST RADIATION
SECTION 340.1050 DISPOSAL OF SPECIFIC WASTES
Section 340.1050 Disposal of Specific Wastes
a) A licensee may dispose of the following licensed material as if it were not radioactive:
1) 1.85 kBq (0.05 µCi), or less, of hydrogen-3, carbon-14 or iodine-125 per gram of medium used for scintillation counting; and
2) 1.85 kBq (0.05 µCi), or less, of hydrogen-3, carbon-14 or iodine-125 per gram of animal tissue, averaged over the weight of the entire animal.
b) A licensee shall not dispose of tissue pursuant to subsection (a)(2) of this Section in a manner that would permit its use either as food for humans or as animal feed.
c) The licensee shall maintain records in accordance with Section 340.1180 of this Part.
(Source: Amended at 29 Ill. Reg. 20841, effective December 16, 2005)