A study on reducing costs associated with the decontamination and decommissioning (DaD) of the uranium enrichment facilities in Tennessee, Kentucky, and Ohio, and assessing options for disposing of the large inventory of radioactive waste, with sections on the decontamination process; cost estimates; planning a DaD program; and recommendations. IncMelt refining has been demonstrated for removing uranium deposits from iron and other metals (stainless steel, nickel, copper, aluminum, lead, tin, lead-tin alloy). ... Advantages of recycling RSM are as follows: c ac avoidance of disposal costs; ac resource savings from use of recycled RSM in place ... Great care must be taken to ensure that release of lightly contaminated steel does not increase the residualanbsp;...
|Publisher||:||National Academies - 1996-01-01|