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ANSI/ANS-8.21-1995;R2001;R2011 (R=Reaffirmed): Use of Fixed Neutron Absorbers in Nuclear Facilities Outside Reactors

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"R" in the numeric designation signifies that the 1995 standard was reaffirmed (recertified) as an American National Standard in 2001 & 2011.  No changes can be made to a standard during reaffirmation.

This standard provides guidance for the use of fixed neutron absorbers as an integral part of nuclear facilities and fissionable material process equipment outside reactors, where such absorbers provide criticality safety control.

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