Chemical process safety at fuel cycle facilities

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This NUREG provides broad guidance on chemical safety issues relevant to fuel cycle facilities. It describes an approach acceptable to the NRC staff, with examples that are not exhaustive, for addressing chemical process safety in the safe storage, handling, and processing of licensed nuclear material. It expounds to license holders and applicants a general philosophy of the role of chemical process safety with respect to NRC-licensed materials; sets forth the basic information needed to properly evaluate chemical process safety; and describes plausible methods of identifying and evaluating chemical hazards and assessing the adequacy of the chemical safety of the proposed ... continued below

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Ayres, D. A. August 1997.

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This NUREG provides broad guidance on chemical safety issues relevant to fuel cycle facilities. It describes an approach acceptable to the NRC staff, with examples that are not exhaustive, for addressing chemical process safety in the safe storage, handling, and processing of licensed nuclear material. It expounds to license holders and applicants a general philosophy of the role of chemical process safety with respect to NRC-licensed materials; sets forth the basic information needed to properly evaluate chemical process safety; and describes plausible methods of identifying and evaluating chemical hazards and assessing the adequacy of the chemical safety of the proposed equipment and facilities. Examples of equipment and methods commonly used to prevent and/or mitigate the consequences of chemical incidents are discussed in this document.

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INIS; OSTI as TI97008290

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  • Other Information: PBD: Aug 1997

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  • Other: TI97008290
  • Report No.: NUREG--1601
  • DOI: 10.2172/515582 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 515582
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc697031

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Ayres, D. A. Chemical process safety at fuel cycle facilities, report, August 1997; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc697031/: accessed September 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.