Separation science and technology. Semiannual progress report, October 1993--March 1994

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This document reports on the work done by the Separations Science and Technology Programs of the Chemical Technology Division, Argonne National Laboratory (ANL), in the period October 1993-March 1994. This effort is mainly concerned with developing the TRUEX process for removing and concentrating actinides from acidic waste streams contaminated with transuranic (TRU) elements. The objectives of TRUEX processing are to recover valuable TRU elements and to lower disposal costs for the nonTRU waste product of the process. Other projects are underway with the objective of developing (1) evaporation technology for concentrating radioactive waste and product streams such as those generated ... continued below

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Vandegrift, G.F.; Aase, S.B. & Buchholz, B. December 1, 1997.

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This document reports on the work done by the Separations Science and Technology Programs of the Chemical Technology Division, Argonne National Laboratory (ANL), in the period October 1993-March 1994. This effort is mainly concerned with developing the TRUEX process for removing and concentrating actinides from acidic waste streams contaminated with transuranic (TRU) elements. The objectives of TRUEX processing are to recover valuable TRU elements and to lower disposal costs for the nonTRU waste product of the process. Other projects are underway with the objective of developing (1) evaporation technology for concentrating radioactive waste and product streams such as those generated by the TRUEX process, (2) treatment schemes for liquid wastes stored are being generated at ANL, (3) a process based on sorbing modified TRUEX solvent on magnetic beads to be used for separation of contaminants from radioactive and hazardous waste streams, and (4) a process that uses low-enriched uranium targets for production of {sup 99}Mo for nuclear medicine uses.

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INIS; OSTI as DE98004521

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  • Other: DE98004521
  • Report No.: ANL--97/21
  • Grant Number: W-31109-ENG-38
  • DOI: 10.2172/585051 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 585051
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc694804

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Vandegrift, G.F.; Aase, S.B. & Buchholz, B. Separation science and technology. Semiannual progress report, October 1993--March 1994, report, December 1, 1997; Illinois. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc694804/: accessed January 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.