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What does ALARA stand for?

ALARA stands for As Low As Reasonably Achievable

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Its delegation has told the Codex committee on contaminants and food additives "maximum levels should be set as low as reasonably achievable and that data available [has] shown that lower levels were actually achievable.
While the water could have been released without filtering and still have been clean enough to meet discharge requirements, plant personnel have been filtering it for about two weeks in line with Fermi 2's policy of limiting releases of radioactivity in any form to levels as low as reasonably achievable.