Recovery of Neptunium From Purex Waste by an Agitated Bed of Anion Exchange Resin

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Technical report. From Abstract: "Data are presented for the absorption of thorium and neptunium from synthetic waste concentrate of the "Purex" process by a miniature agitated bed of anion exchange resin. The behavior of neptunium indicated that efficient recovery should be obtained from Purex high activity waste concentrate by this technique. A method was developed for calculating absorption losses from agitation beds of resin. The predicted losses were in excellent agreement with experimental results."

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18 pages : illustrations.

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Prout, William E., 1921- & Fernandez, LeVerne P. February 1960.

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Technical report. From Abstract: "Data are presented for the absorption of thorium and neptunium from synthetic waste concentrate of the "Purex" process by a miniature agitated bed of anion exchange resin. The behavior of neptunium indicated that efficient recovery should be obtained from Purex high activity waste concentrate by this technique. A method was developed for calculating absorption losses from agitation beds of resin. The predicted losses were in excellent agreement with experimental results."

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18 pages : illustrations.

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  • Report No.: DP-453
  • Accession or Local Control No: metadc1201320
  • SuDoc Number: Y 3.At 7:22/DP-453
  • Grant Number: Contract AT(07-2)-1
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1201320

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Prout, William E., 1921- & Fernandez, LeVerne P. Recovery of Neptunium From Purex Waste by an Agitated Bed of Anion Exchange Resin, report, February 1960; Wilmington, Delaware. (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1201320/: accessed May 21, 2024), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.

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