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Radioactive waste disposal and geology

by Konrad Bates Krauskopf

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Published by Chapman and Hall in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Radioactive waste disposal,
  • Engineering geology

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKonrad B. Krauskopf.
    SeriesTopics in the earth sciences ;, v. 1
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD898 .K73 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 145 p. :
    Number of Pages145
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2403375M
    ISBN 100412286300, 0412286408
    LC Control Number87033801

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    of Radioactive Waste Disposal” (“the Cordoba workshop”) provided an important reference point for regulatory issues in the field of geological disposal of radioactive waste. These issues included regulatory frameworks at the national and international levels, the understanding of what is meant by.   An ICSU committee on the geological disposal of high-level radioactive wastes has concluded that century-long interim storage is essential and that disposal in Cited by:

    BGS radioactive waste research The BGS has been involved in radioactive waste disposal research since the mids. As a public sector not-for-profit organisation, BGS is responsible for advising the UK government on a range of aspects of geoscience as well as providing impartial geological advice to industry, academia and the public. The safe management of nuclear and radioactive wastes is a subject that has recently received considerable recognition due to the huge volume of accumulative wastes and the increased public awareness of the hazards of these wastes. This book aims to cover the practice and research efforts that are currently conducted to deal with the technical difficulties in different radioactive waste.


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The perception of radioactive waste as a major problem for the industrial world has developed only recently. Four decades ago the disposal of such waste was regarded as a relatively minor matter. Those were the heady days when nuclear fission seemed the answer to the world's energy needs: the twoBrand: Springer Netherlands.

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Abstract This book is an excellent, well-presented treatise on the nature and types of radioactive wastes, disposal alternatives and strategies, radionuclide release and disposal models, geologic repositories, natural analogues, subsea-bed options, and low-level wastes.

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Book Description This book will address concepts and techniques for preparation and disposal of low- (LLW) and intermediate-level (ILW) radioactive waste from the nuclear industry, the weapons industry, university labs, research institutes, and from the commercial industry. Geological Repository Systems for Safe Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuels and Radioactive Waste, Second Edition, critically reviews state-of-the-art technologies and scientific methods relating to the implementation of the most effective approaches to the long-term, safe disposition of nuclear waste, also discussing regulatory developments and social engagement approaches as major themes.

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