An Evaluation of Options for Managing Greater-Than-Class-C Low-Level Radioactive Waste

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This evaluation of management options for greater-than-Class C (GTCC) low-level radioactive waste was undertaken at the request of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works. The Committee asked that OTA evaluate existing Federal and non-Federal options for GTCC waste storage and disposal. From its analysis, OTA was to develop an integrated management approach to protect public health and safety in the short- and long term.

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50 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment. October 1988.

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  • Main Title: An Evaluation of Options for Managing Greater-Than-Class-C Low-Level Radioactive Waste
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This evaluation of management options for greater-than-Class C (GTCC) low-level radioactive waste was undertaken at the request of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works. The Committee asked that OTA evaluate existing Federal and non-Federal options for GTCC waste storage and disposal. From its analysis, OTA was to develop an integrated management approach to protect public health and safety in the short- and long term.

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50 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment. An Evaluation of Options for Managing Greater-Than-Class-C Low-Level Radioactive Waste, report, October 1988; [Washington D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc39641/: accessed September 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.