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Nuclear waste management

Nuclear waste management

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Published by Library of Congress, Congressional Research Service, Major Issues System in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Radioactive waste disposal -- Government policy -- United States,
  • Radioactive wastes,
  • Hazardous wastes -- United States -- Management

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Carl E. Behrens
    SeriesCRS issue brief -- order code IB83010, Issue brief (Library of Congress. Major Issues System) -- no. IB83010, Major studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1984-85, reel 5, fr. 0365
    ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Major Issues System
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination15 p.
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15453746M

    The objective of radioactive waste management is to deal with those wastes that in a manner that protects human health and the environment now and in the future without imposing undue burden on future generations [ 9 ]. Radioactive waste management involves many steps keeping the position of radioactivity clean. As nuclear power and arsenal Author: Hosam El-Din M. Saleh. Nuclear decommissioning work must be carried out to the highest possible standards to protect workers, the general public and the environment. This book describes the techniques used for dismantling redundant nuclear facilities, the safe storage of radioactive wastes and the restoration of nuclear .

    Radioactive waste management requires planned and systematic actions to provide confidence that the entire system, processes and final products will satisfy given requirements for quality. In order to ensure a quality end product, it is absolutely necessary to know and control theFile Size: 1MB. Long-lived radioactive waste from the back end of the fuel cycle is especially relevant when designing a complete waste management plan for spent nuclear fuel (SNF). When looking at long term radioactive decay, the actinides in the SNF have a significant influence due to their characteristically long half-lives.

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