Optically Stimulated Luminescence (OSL) monitor

The OSL monitor measures potential occupational doses from gamma radiation and X-rays.

  OSL
Directly Measures

skin dose - Hp(0.07)

whole body dose - Hp(10)

Minimum Detectable Dose (MDD) 50 µSv
Minimum Reportable Dose (MRD)* 100 µSv
Uncertainty at the MRD** 30%

* MRD is based on the Limit of Quantification as defined by “Determination and Interpretation of Characteristic Limits for Radioactivity Measurements” (IAEA/AQ/48)
** Uncertainty at the MRD is based on the 95% confidence limit

 

Monitoring cycle period

This is the length of time for wearing the monitor

4 or 12 weeks

Monitor position

This is where you position the monitor

Chest or waist level with your name label facing away from your body

 

 

Pricing 
Monitor (inc delivery) $ 15.40
Non-returned/Late* or irreparably damaged monitor $ 39.60
Express Post/Courier $10 per delivery or $55 per year

*The OSL monitors are required to be returned to ARPANSA within 30 days from the end of the wearing period date. Monitors returned after 30 days will incur a non-refundable non-returned/late fee of $39.60 inc GST per monitor. This amount cannot be credited back.

Each delivery of OSL monitors will include a control monitor.

All prices include GST.