Acceptance of waste for disposal in the potential United States repository at Yucca Mountain, Nevada

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This paper addresses the process for the acceptance of waste into the waste management system (WMS) with a focus on the detailed requirements identified from the Waste Acceptance System Requirements Document. Also described is the recent dialogue between OCRWM and the Office of Environmental Management to resolve issues, including the appropriate interpretation and application of regulatory and system requirements to DOE-owned spent fuel. Some information is provided on the design of the repository system to aid the reader in understanding how waste that is accepted into the WMS is received and emplaced in the repository.

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Stahl, D. & Svinicki, K. July 1, 1996.

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  • Stahl, D. Framatome Cogema Fuels, Las Vegas, NV (United States)
  • Svinicki, K. USDOE Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management, Washington, DC (United States)

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This paper addresses the process for the acceptance of waste into the waste management system (WMS) with a focus on the detailed requirements identified from the Waste Acceptance System Requirements Document. Also described is the recent dialogue between OCRWM and the Office of Environmental Management to resolve issues, including the appropriate interpretation and application of regulatory and system requirements to DOE-owned spent fuel. Some information is provided on the design of the repository system to aid the reader in understanding how waste that is accepted into the WMS is received and emplaced in the repository.

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INIS; OSTI as DE96011806

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  • DOE spent nuclear fuel and fissile material management, Reno, NV (United States), 16-20 Jun 1996

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  • Other: DE96011806
  • Report No.: CONF-9606215--2
  • Grant Number: AC01-91RW00134
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 258060
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc666442

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Stahl, D. & Svinicki, K. Acceptance of waste for disposal in the potential United States repository at Yucca Mountain, Nevada, article, July 1, 1996; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc666442/: accessed January 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.