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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.
2020 ANS Annual Meeting
June 8–11, 2020
Online Virtual Meeting
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Nominations needed for the 2021 ANS election
Each year, ANS leaders are nominated and elected from among the dedicated nuclear technology professionals that make up the Society’s membership. Now is your chance to nominate candidates to run in the 2021 ANS national election for the offices of vice president/president-elect and treasurer and for five positions on the ANS Board of Directors. All terms will begin in June 2021.
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 2021
This Products, Materials and Services Directory features nearly 400 suppliers listed throughout 167 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: 16th Annual Buyers Guide / D&D & Environmental Remediation (Fall 2020)
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