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Authors: De Simone, Gabriele* 
Lucchetti, Carlo* 
Pompilj, Francesca* 
Galli, Gianfranco* 
Tuccimei, Paola* 
Title: Laboratory simulation of recent NAPL spills to investigate radon partition among NAPL vapours and soil air
Issue Date: 9-Dec-2016
Series/Report no.: /120 (2017)
DOI: 10.1016/j.apradiso.2016.12.013
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2122/11762
Keywords: NAPL contamination
Radon partition coefficient
Subject Classification05.04. Instrumentation and techniques of general interest 
Abstract: Soil radon is employed to trace residual NAPL (Non-Aqueous Phase Liquid) contamination because it is very soluble in these substances and is strongly depleted over polluted volumes of the subsoil. The solubility of radon into NAPL vapors, generally poorly considered, is investigated here, either as growth of radon exhalation from a material contaminated with increasing volumes of kerosene, or as radon partition between liquid kerosene, water and total air, considered ad the sum of kerosene vapors plus air.
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