Sitewide risk perspectives for the Rocky Flats Environmental Technology Site

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The US Department of Energy (DOE) has recently finalized a closure plan (originally called the Ten Year Plan) for closure and environmental cleanup of previous nuclear weapons facilities. The DOE Rocky Flats Field Office has established priorities for risk reduction work to Support closure activities, as well as addressing those hazards associated with storage and management of radioactive materials and hazardous chemicals. To provide information for future National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) or other regulatory assessments of specific risk reduction projects identified in the Closure Plan, a risk assessment of normal operations and potential accidents was recently prepared to provide ... continued below

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Olinger, S. J. & Foppe, T. L. May 1, 1998.

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  • Olinger, S. J. Dept. of Energy, Golden, CO (United States). Rocky Flats Field Office
  • Foppe, T. L. M.H. Chew and Associates, Inc., Golden, CO (United States)

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The US Department of Energy (DOE) has recently finalized a closure plan (originally called the Ten Year Plan) for closure and environmental cleanup of previous nuclear weapons facilities. The DOE Rocky Flats Field Office has established priorities for risk reduction work to Support closure activities, as well as addressing those hazards associated with storage and management of radioactive materials and hazardous chemicals. To provide information for future National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) or other regulatory assessments of specific risk reduction projects identified in the Closure Plan, a risk assessment of normal operations and potential accidents was recently prepared to provide an updated baseline of the cumulative impacts to the worker, public and environment due to the Site`s operations, activities, and environmental conditions in light of the Site`s change in mission, and of future closure projects. This paper summarizes the risk assessment approach, results, and conclusions.

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INIS; OSTI as DE98005750

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  • SPECTRUM `98: nuclear and hazardous waste management international topical meeting, Denver, CO (United States), 13-18 Sep 1998

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  • Other: DE98005750
  • Report No.: RFP--5184
  • Report No.: CONF-980905--
  • Grant Number: AC34-90RF62349
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 658235
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc703152

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Olinger, S. J. & Foppe, T. L. Sitewide risk perspectives for the Rocky Flats Environmental Technology Site, article, May 1, 1998; Golden, Colorado. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc703152/: accessed October 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.