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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Alternatives for High-Level Waste Salt Processing at the Savannah River Site

Board on Radioactive Waste Management, Committee on Cesium Processing Alternatives for High-Level Waste at the Savannah River Site, Board on Chemical Sciences and Technology - Nature - 2000 - 154 pages
The Second World War introduced the world to nuclear weapons and their consequences. Behind the scene of these nuclear weapons and an aspect of their consequences is ...
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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 ...
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Improving the Characterization and Treatment of Radioactive Wastes for the ...

Committee on Opportunities for Accelerating Characterization and Treatment of Waste at DOE Nuclear Weapons Sites, Board on Radioactive Waste Management, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council - Nature - 2005 - 84 pages
The Department of Energy's Office of Environmental Management (EM) directs the massive cleanup of more than 100 sites that were involved in the production of nuclear weapons ...
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Long-Term Institutional Management of U.S. Department of Energy Legacy Waste ...

Board on Radioactive Waste Management, Committee on the Remediation of Buried and Tank Wastes, National Research Council, Division on Earth and Life Studies, Commission on Geosciences, Environment and Resources - Nature - 2000 - 178 pages
It is now becoming clear that relatively few U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) waste sites will be cleaned up to the point where they can be released for unrestricted use. "Long ...
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Research and Development on a Salt Processing Alternative for High-Level ...

Board on Radioactive Waste Management, Board on Chemical Sciences and Technology, Committee on Radionuclide Separation Processes for High-Level Waste at the Savannah River Site, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council - Nature - 2001 - 96 pages
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is nearing a decision on how to process 30 million gallons of high-level radioactive waste salt solutions at the Savannah River Site in ...
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Research Needs for High-Level Waste Stored in Tanks and Bins at U.S ...

Board on Radioactive Waste Management, Committee on Long-Term Research Needs for Radioactive High-Level Waste at Department of Energy Sites, National Research Council, Division on Earth and Life Studies - Nature - 2001 - 146 pages
The United States Department of Energy (DOE) has approximately 400 million liters (100 million gallons) of liquid high-level waste (HLW) stored in underground tanks and ...
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