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Decommissioning & Environmental Sciences
The mission of the Decommissioning and Environmental Sciences (DES) Division is to promote the development and use of those skills and technologies associated with the use of nuclear energy and the optimal management and stewardship of the environment, sustainable development, decommissioning, remediation, reutilization, and long-term surveillance and maintenance of nuclear-related installations, and sites. The target audience for this effort is the membership of the Division, the Society, and the public at large.
2022 ANS Winter Meeting and Technology Expo
November 13–17, 2022
Phoenix, AZ|Arizona Grand Resort
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Fusion Science and Technology
Hanford prepares to empty waste from single-shell tank
Washington River Protection Solutions (WRPS) is preparing to begin waste retrieval from Tank AX-101 at the Department of Energy’s Hanford Site near Richland, Wash. WRPS is the tank operations contractor at Hanford.
Feature articles discuss the generation, handling,
treatment, cleanup, transportation, storage, and disposal of radioactive waste.
Articles are contributed by people working with utilities and those involved in
legacy site work, in the medical, legal, university, consulting, and commercial
areas, and from all levels of government.
Created by ANS in 1994, this specialty publication closely
aligns with the expertise and work being done by members of the Decommissioning
& Environmental Sciences, Fuel Cycle & Waste Management, and Robotics
& Remote Systems professional divisions.
Ad Space Reservation Form: Spring 2023
This Products, Materials and Services Directory features nearly 500 suppliers listed throughout 173 categories of various products and services related to the business of radioactive waste management plus editorial coverage on Decontamination & Decommissioning and Environmental Remediation.
Ad Space Reservation Form: 18th Annual Buyers Guide / D&D & Environmental Remediation (Fall 2022)
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