LLCE burial container high density polyethylene chemical compatibility

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An independent chemical compatibility review of LLCE HDPE polyethylene burial containers was conducted to evaluate the container resistance to the chemicals and constituents thought to reside within the Tank Farms. The study concluded that the LLCE Burial Container fabricated from HDPE Polyethylene was a good choice for this application. The reviewer was unaware that the specification for these containers require 2 - 3 percent finely dispensed carbon black which allows long term storage outside.

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Veith, E.M., Westinghouse Hanford August 20, 1996.

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  • Westinghouse Hanford Company
    Publisher Info: Westinghouse Hanford Co., Richland, WA (United States)
    Place of Publication: Richland, Washington

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An independent chemical compatibility review of LLCE HDPE polyethylene burial containers was conducted to evaluate the container resistance to the chemicals and constituents thought to reside within the Tank Farms. The study concluded that the LLCE Burial Container fabricated from HDPE Polyethylene was a good choice for this application. The reviewer was unaware that the specification for these containers require 2 - 3 percent finely dispensed carbon black which allows long term storage outside.

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14 p.

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OSTI as DE98058178

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  • Other Information: PBD: 20 Aug 1996

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  • Other: DE98058178
  • Report No.: WHC-SD-WM-DA--226
  • Grant Number: AC06-96RL13200
  • DOI: 10.2172/657480 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 657480
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc704825

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Veith, E.M., Westinghouse Hanford. LLCE burial container high density polyethylene chemical compatibility, report, August 20, 1996; Richland, Washington. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc704825/: accessed December 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.