Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to Improving Operations and Long-Term Safety of the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant ....    

Improving Operations and Long-Term Safety of the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant ...

Board on Radioactive Waste Management, Committee on the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant, National Research Council, Division on Earth and Life Studies - Nature - 2001 - 156 pages
The Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) is a deep underground mined facility for the disposal of transuranic waste resulting from the nation's defense program. Transuranic waste ...
Limited preview - About this book

Characterization of Remote-Handled Transuranic Waste for the Waste Isolation ...

Committee on the Characterization of Remote-Handled Transuranic Waste for the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant, Division on Earth and Life Studies, Board on Radioactive Waste Management, National Research Council - Nature - 2002 - 132 pages
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) disposes of plutonium-contaminated debris from its 27 nuclear weapons facilities at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP), an underground ...
Limited preview - About this book

The Waste Isolation Pilot Plant:: A Potential Solution for the Disposal of ...

Committee on the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant, National Research Council, Division on Earth and Life Studies, Commission on Geosciences, Environment and Resources - Nature - 1996 - 184 pages
This volume discusses the readiness of the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) facility near Carlsbad, New Mexico, to serve as a geological ...
Limited preview - About this book

Research Opportunities for Managing the Department of Energy's Transuranic ...

Committee on Long-Term Research Needs for Managing Transuranic and Mixed Wastes at Department of Energy Sites, National Research Council, Division on Earth and Life Studies, Board on Radioactive Waste Management - Nature - 2002 - 130 pages
About 155,000 cubic meters of waste contaminated with both radioactive isotopes and hazardous chemicals are stored at some 30 DOE sites, and another 450,000 cubic meters are ...
Limited preview - About this book

Improving the Regulation and Management of Low-Activity Radioactive Wastes

Committee on Improving Practices for Regulating and Managing Low-Activity Radioactive Wastes, Nuclear and Radiation Studies Board, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council - Nature - 2006 - 224 pages
The largest volumes of radioactive wastes in the United States contain only small amounts of radioactive material. These low-activity wastes (LAW) come from hospitals ...
Limited preview - About this book

Tank Wastes Planned for On-Site Disposal at Three Department of Energy Sites ...

Committee on the Management of Certain Radioactive Waste Streams Stored in Tanks at Three Department of Energy Sites, Nuclear and Radiation Studies Board, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council - Nature - 2005 - 88 pages
In response to a request from Congress, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) asked the National Academies to evaluate its plans for managing radioactive wastes from spent ...
Limited preview - About this book

Research Reactor Aluminum Spent Fuel:: Treatment Options for Disposal

Commission on Geosciences, Environment and Resources, Kevin D. Crowley, Milton Levenson, National Research Council, Division on Earth and Life Studies - Nature - 1998 - 240 pages
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is preparing an environmental impact statement (EIS) for management of aluminum spent fuel from foreign and domestic research reactors, much ...
Limited preview - About this book

Systems Analysis and Systems Engineering in Environmental Remediation ...

Committee on Remediation of Buried and Tank Wastes, National Research Council, Division on Earth and Life Studies, Commission on Geosciences, Environment and Resources - Nature - 1998 - 62 pages
The primary purpose of systems engineering is to organize information and knowledge to assist those who manage, direct, and control the planning, development, production, and ...
Limited preview - About this book

Disposition of High-Level Radioactive Waste Through Geological Isolation ...

Board on Radioactive Waste Management, National Research Council, Division on Earth and Life Studies, Commission on Geosciences, Environment and Resources - Nature - 1999 - 44 pages
During the next several years, decisions are expected to be made in several countries on the further development and implementation of the geological disposition option. The ...
Limited preview - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search