Defense Waste Processing Facility radioactive operations -- Part 2, Glass making

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The Savannah River Site`s Defense Waste Processing Facility (DWPF) near Aiken, SC is the nation`s first and world`s largest vitrification facility. Following a ten year construction period and nearly 3 year non-radioactive test program, the DWPF began radioactive operations in March, 1996. The results of the first 8 months of radioactive operations are presented. Topics include facility production from waste preparation batching to canister filling.

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Carter, J.T.; Rueter, K.J.; Ray, J.W. & Hodoh, O. December 31, 1996.

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The Savannah River Site`s Defense Waste Processing Facility (DWPF) near Aiken, SC is the nation`s first and world`s largest vitrification facility. Following a ten year construction period and nearly 3 year non-radioactive test program, the DWPF began radioactive operations in March, 1996. The results of the first 8 months of radioactive operations are presented. Topics include facility production from waste preparation batching to canister filling.

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12 p.

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INIS; OSTI as DE98051758

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  • Waste Management `97, Tucson, AZ (United States), 2-7 Mar 1997

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  • Other: DE98051758
  • Report No.: WSRC-MS--96-0798
  • Report No.: CONF-970335--
  • Grant Number: AC09-89SR18035
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 578478
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc696312

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Carter, J.T.; Rueter, K.J.; Ray, J.W. & Hodoh, O. Defense Waste Processing Facility radioactive operations -- Part 2, Glass making, article, December 31, 1996; Aiken, South Carolina. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc696312/: accessed August 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.