Highly enriched uranium (HEU) storage and disposition program plan

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Recent changes in international relations and other changes in national priorities have profoundly affected the management of weapons-usable fissile materials within the United States (US). The nuclear weapon stockpile reductions agreed to by the US and Russia have reduced the national security requirements for these fissile materials. National policies outlined by the US President seek to prevent the accumulation of nuclear weapon stockpiles of plutonium (Pu) and HEU, and to ensure that these materials are subjected to the highest standards of safety, security and international accountability. The purpose of the Highly Enriched Uranium (HEU) Storage and Disposition Program Plan is ... continued below

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Arms, W.M.; Everitt, D.A. & O`Dell, C.L. January 1, 1995.

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    Publisher Info: Oak Ridge Y-12 Plant, TN (United States)
    Place of Publication: Tennessee

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Recent changes in international relations and other changes in national priorities have profoundly affected the management of weapons-usable fissile materials within the United States (US). The nuclear weapon stockpile reductions agreed to by the US and Russia have reduced the national security requirements for these fissile materials. National policies outlined by the US President seek to prevent the accumulation of nuclear weapon stockpiles of plutonium (Pu) and HEU, and to ensure that these materials are subjected to the highest standards of safety, security and international accountability. The purpose of the Highly Enriched Uranium (HEU) Storage and Disposition Program Plan is to define and establish a planned approach for storage of all HEU and disposition of surplus HEU in support of the US Department of Energy (DOE) Fissile Material Disposition Program. Elements Of this Plan, which are specific to HEU storage and disposition, include program requirements, roles and responsibilities, program activities (action plans), milestone schedules, and deliverables.

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INIS; OSTI as DE96003412

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  • Other Information: PBD: Jan 1995

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  • Other: DE96003412
  • Report No.: Y/ES--044
  • Grant Number: AC05-84OR21400
  • DOI: 10.2172/159346 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 159346
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc619383

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Arms, W.M.; Everitt, D.A. & O`Dell, C.L. Highly enriched uranium (HEU) storage and disposition program plan, report, January 1, 1995; Tennessee. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc619383/: accessed December 11, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.