Radwaste Solutions is a specialty magazine dedicated to the decommissioning, environmental remediation, and waste management segments of the nuclear industry. Editorial features include the generation, handling, treatment, cleanup, transportation, storage, and disposal of radioactive waste. Created by the American Nuclear Society in 1994, the magazine covers the radwaste business throughout the United States as well as activities outside of the U.S.
Toward a National Transportation Effort
The Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board is examining the technical issues the DOE needs to address in preparing a large program to transport spent fuel and nuclear waste nationwide... (More - Spring 2019, pg. 41 - subscriber log-in required)
Helping stakeholders understand radiological science
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Southwest Research Institute works with a broad spectrum of stakeholders when assessing safety, environmental impacts, and risk across the nuclear fuel cycle. We understand that communicating about technical topics to a non-technical audience can be challenging, whether addressing members of the public or government decisionmakers. This white paper is a plain-language explanation about why radiological impacts on water can occur, and how testing and evaluation of these impacts can be accomplished... (More - free content)SwRI provides independent, unbiased R&D services for water resources, outreach, and many other challenges. For additional information, visit here.
A New Interpretation of High-Level Waste
As the DOE looks to clarify its interpretation of HLW, local governments are supporting the examination of a risk-based alternative for disposal... (More - Spring 2019, pg. 28 - subscriber log-in required)
Cleaning Up in Canada
On the shores of Lake Ontario, Canadian Nuclear Laboratories is tackling one of the country’s largest environmental remediation projects... (More - Fall 2018, pg. 46 - subscriber log-in required)
Getting Rid of Inventory
With the nation’s program for managing spent nuclear fuel (SNF) and high-level radioactive waste currently stalled, the Department of Energy has been laying the groundwork for implementing an integrated waste management system to allow it to take possession of SNF from commercial power reactors as required by law... (More - Spring 2018, pg. 57 - subscriber log-in required)
The Waste Factory Approach
Over its 75-year life, the 2,200-acre East Tennessee Technology Park (ETTP) in Oak Ridge, Tenn., has seen unprecedented transformations—from weapons production facility to environmental cleanup site to multiuse industrial park... (More - Spring 2018, pg. 44 - subscriber log-in required)
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