Are Bananas Radioactive ?


  • Bananas are slightly radioactive because they contain potassium-40 and potassium decays. Potassium is a necessary substance for healthy operation of your body.
  • Bananas are really a source of small radiation, but they are safe : you’ll have to eat approximately 5 million bananas to get radiation sickness.

Bananas are slightly Radioative

Banana Equivalent Dose

Bananas Radioactive

Banana Radiactive Chart


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