Rheology of Savannah River site tank 42 HLW radioactive sludge

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Knowledge of the rheology of the radioactive sludge slurries at the Savannah River Site is necessary in order to ensure that they can be retrieved from waste tanks and processed for final disposal. At Savannah River Site, Tank 42 sludge represents on of the first HLW radioactive sludges to be vitrified in the Defense Waste Processing Facility. The rheological properties of unwashed Tank 42 sludge slurries at various solids concentrations were measured remotely in the Shielded Cells at the Savannah River Technology Center using a modified Haake Rotovisco viscometer.

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Ha, B.C. November 5, 1997.

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Knowledge of the rheology of the radioactive sludge slurries at the Savannah River Site is necessary in order to ensure that they can be retrieved from waste tanks and processed for final disposal. At Savannah River Site, Tank 42 sludge represents on of the first HLW radioactive sludges to be vitrified in the Defense Waste Processing Facility. The rheological properties of unwashed Tank 42 sludge slurries at various solids concentrations were measured remotely in the Shielded Cells at the Savannah River Technology Center using a modified Haake Rotovisco viscometer.

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INIS; OSTI as DE98051871

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  • Other Information: PBD: 5 Nov 1997

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  • Other: DE98051871
  • Report No.: WSRC-RP--97-236
  • Grant Number: AC09-96SR18500
  • DOI: 10.2172/574518 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 574518
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc697699

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Ha, B.C. Rheology of Savannah River site tank 42 HLW radioactive sludge, report, November 5, 1997; Aiken, South Carolina. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc697699/: accessed October 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.