RECOMMENDED DU SITES
“URANIUM WEAPONS SUMMARY” - a concise guide to uranium weapons, the science, and their legal status” by ICBUW : About DU / Uranium Weapons Briefing.
“SUMMARY OF GOVERNMENT DATA ON TESTING OF
VETERANS FOR DEPLETED URANIUM EXPOSURE
DURING SERVICE IN IRAQ”, and a set of government documents & reports on federal DU testing policies & politics, by Dan Fahey.
Dan Fahey Document Library
REVIEW OF RADIOACTIVITY, MILITARY USE, AND
HEALTH EFFECTS OF DEPLETED URANIUM
Contents: radioactivity; origins of DU; applications; manufacturers; ammunition testing; combat & accidents; radiological effects; chemical toxicity; gulf war illness; and recommendations. Compiled by Vladimir S. Zajic, Ph.D. (Nuclear Physics).
DEPLETED URANIUM: ETHICS OF THE SILVER BULLET
A review of what DU is; modern applications; ethical analysis of DU munitions,
with photos. By Iliya Pesic
"DEPLETED URANIUM IN URINE OF SOLDIERS" FAQ; also, uranium enrichment process; civilian & military uses of DU; and much more
World Information Service on Energy – Uranium Project (WISE)
RADIATION EXPOSURE AND ITS EFFECTS ON THE HUMAN ORGANISM By Dr. Dan Bishop, (Ph.D. – Chemistry) http://peaceaware.com/DU/Bishop_radiation_exposure.htm
CAMPAIGN AGAINST DEPLETED URANIUM (CADU) a resource for action, and wealth of important information about uranium properties & risks. CADU is a founding member of the International Coalition to Ban Uranium Weapons (ICBUW) – now comprising over 102 member organizations in 27 countries.
INTERNATIONAL COALITION TO BAN URANIUM WEAPONS (ICBUW)
FALSE NEGATIVES: FACT AND FICTION ABOUT DU AND US VETERANS, by Dan Fahey. A look at the bad science and politicization that is rife in the US veteran testing scheme. http://www.bandepleteduranium.org/en/docs/42.pdf
FAQ: DU TESTING OF SOLDIERS
Wise Uranium Project. Overview and analysis of DU exposed veterans.
GULF WAR ILLNESS & DEPLETED URANIUM,
Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans’ Illnesses
Gulf War Illness and the Health of Gulf War Veterans: Scientific Findings and Recommendations Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, November 2008. http://www.bandepleteduranium.org/en/docs/82.pdf
"A TREATISE ON MILITARY WEAPONS CONTAINING THE RADIOACTIVE MATERIAL: DEPLETED URANIUM"
An overview of DU use by the military from private scientists documenting a set of concerns that differ from the government.
“DEPLETED URANIUM: ALL THE QUESTIONS ABOUT DU AND GULF WAR SYNDROME ARE NOT YET ANSWERED”
International Coalition to Ban Uranium Weapons: Resources / Scientific Papers. In this paper, Dr. Rosalie Bertell, an epidemiologist with 30-years experience in the field of low level radiation, discusses the radioactivity and the high chemical toxicity of depleted uranium, its potential for harm and various disease states that DU exposure may lead to.
“URANIUM WEAPONS - ALL ROADS LEAD TO THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION”
17 November 2009 - Doug Weir and Gretel Munroe, a global perspective on DU. “141 states supported a General Assembly resolution requesting that the United Nation’s agencies - the WHO, IAEA and UNEP - update their positions on the potential threat to human health and the environment posed by the use of uranium weapons.
THE EMERGENCE AND DECLINE OF THE DEBATE OVER
DEPLETED URANIUM MUNITIONS 1991-2004
Dan Fahey1 2004
“DU has caused cancer, central nervous system damage, reproductive effects, and other health problems in laboratory rats…”.