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The geological disposal of nuclear waste

by Neil A. Chapman

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Published by J. Wiley in Chichester, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Radioactive waste disposal in the ground -- Great Britain.,
    • Engineering geology -- Great Britain.,
    • Geochemistry -- Great Britain.,
    • Hydrogeology.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementNeil A. Chapman and Ian G. McKinley, with contributions on radiological protection by Marion D. Hill.
      ContributionsMcKinley, Ian G., Hill, Marion D.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTD898.2 .C44 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 280 p. :
      Number of Pages280
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2722434M
      ISBN 100471912492
      LC Control Number86015970

        Geological disposal has been internationally adopted as the most effective approach to assure the long-term, safe disposition of the used nuclear fuels and radioactive waste materials produced from nuclear power generation, nuclear weapons programs, Brand: Elsevier Science. Geological Repository Systems for Safe Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuels and Radioactive Waste (Woodhead Publishing Series in Energy) (English Edition) eBook: Michael J Apted, Joonhong Ahn: : Kindle StoreFormat: Formato Kindle.

      Deep Geological Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel and High-Level Waste: Current State and Future Challenges: /ch Management of Spent Nuclear Fuel (SF) and High-Level Waste (HLW) is one of the most important and challenging problems of the modern world. Otherwise a Author: Želimir Veinović, Biljana Kovačević Zelić, Dubravko Domitrović. Series: Waste Management The generation of nuclear, industrial and domestic wastes and their potential impacts on humans and the environment during management and disposal continues to pose one of the most challenging problems facing society today.   What should be done with our nation's high-level radioactive waste, which will remain hazardous for thousands of years? This is one of the most pressing problems faced by the nuclear power industry, and current U.S. government Shrader-Frechette looks at current U.S. government policy regarding the nation's high-level radioactive waste both /5(5).

      Geological Disposal Facilities for Radioactive Waste for protecting people and the environment No. SSG Specific Safety Guide IAEA Safety Standards Series No. SSG 1 By the UK’s nuclear waste will exceed 4 million m 3 – enough to fill Wembley stadium. From laboratory clothing to reactor parts, various forms of waste contaminated with uranium are. Radioactive waste is generated not only by the nuclear power industry, but also by hospitals, universities and non-nuclear. industries. All the regulations applying to waste in general also apply to radioactive waste. However, radioactive waste emits radiation, which makes it a particular hazard for human health and the environment.


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