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Filling a radioactive container. Worker using a remote handling tool to fill a container with a source of neutron radiation. Neutron radiation is a kind of ionising (high energy) radiation that consists of free neutrons (small particles normally contained inside the centre of an atom). Neutrons can be emitted as free particles during nuclear fission, nuclear fusion and other high energy atomic reactions.
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