Survey: utilization of zeolites for the removal of radioactivity from liquid waste streams. [178 references]

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A survey was made of the literature and of experience at selected nuclear installations to provide information on the stability of inorganic ion exchangers when used for the decontamination of both low-level and high-level radioactive liquids. Results of past campaigns at the Savannah River Plant, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and Rockwell Hanford Operations were examined. In addition, the performance of zeolites used for controlling water quality in nuclear fuel storage basins was evaluated. The literature survey served as a guide for identifying relevant material from foreign sources and supplemented the information obtained by direct contact of domestic researchers. The study ... continued below

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Roddy, J.W. August 1, 1981.

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A survey was made of the literature and of experience at selected nuclear installations to provide information on the stability of inorganic ion exchangers when used for the decontamination of both low-level and high-level radioactive liquids. Results of past campaigns at the Savannah River Plant, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and Rockwell Hanford Operations were examined. In addition, the performance of zeolites used for controlling water quality in nuclear fuel storage basins was evaluated. The literature survey served as a guide for identifying relevant material from foreign sources and supplemented the information obtained by direct contact of domestic researchers. The study included a brief review of the physical and chemical properties of zeolites. A secondary objective of the study was to compile data on the corrosion resistance of containment materials for zeolites.

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  • Other: DE81028035
  • Report No.: ORNL/TM-7782
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  • DOI: 10.2172/6209463 | External Link
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  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1105015

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Roddy, J.W. Survey: utilization of zeolites for the removal of radioactivity from liquid waste streams. [178 references], report, August 1, 1981; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1105015/: accessed April 25, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.