Vitrification of low-level and mixed wastes Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Vitrification of low-level and mixed wastes

Creator

  • Author: Johnson, T.R.
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: Bates, J.K.
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: Feng, Xiangdong
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Sponsor: United States. Department of Energy.
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)

Publisher

  • Name: Argonne National Laboratory
    Place of Publication: Illinois
    Additional Info: Argonne National Lab., IL (United States)

Date

  • Creation: 1994-12-31

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: The US Department of Energy (DOE) and nuclear utilities have large quantities of low-level and mixed wastes that must be treated to meet repository performance requirements, which are likely to become even more stringent. The DOE is developing cost-effective vitrification methods for producing durable waste forms. However, vitrification processes for high-level wastes are not applicable to commercial low-level wastes containing large quantities of metals and small amounts of fluxes. New vitrified waste formulations are needed that are durable when buried in surface repositories.
  • Physical Description: 2 p.

Subject

  • Keyword: Low-Level Radioactive Wastes
  • Keyword: Leaching
  • Keyword: Ground Water
  • Keyword: Ground Disposal
  • Keyword: Organic Compounds
  • STI Subject Categories: 05 Nuclear Fuels
  • Keyword: Vitrification

Source

  • Conference: Power generation conference, Orlando, FL (United States), 7-9 Dec 1994

Collection

  • Name: Office of Scientific & Technical Information Technical Reports
    Code: OSTI

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Article

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Other: DE95008408
  • Report No.: ANL/ES/CP--85390
  • Report No.: CONF-941210--7
  • Grant Number: W-31-109-ENG-38
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 36588
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc684884

Note

  • Display Note: INIS; OSTI as DE95008408