Radioactive material at APG

The illumination part of a later generation radioluminescent deck marker that used strontium 90. Older markers found on the Aberdeen Proving Ground's Edgewood Area used radium 226 for luminescence.
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( Oak Ridge Associated Universities, Homestead Publishing / February 21, 2013 )

The illumination part of a later generation radioluminescent deck marker that used strontium 90. Older markers found on the Aberdeen Proving Ground's Edgewood Area used radium 226 for luminescence.

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