QA Objectives for Nondestructive Assay at the Waste Receiving and Processing (WRAP) Facility

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The Waste Receiving and Processing (WRAP) facility, located on the Hanford Site in southeast Washington, is a key link in the certification of transuranic (TRU) waste for shipment to the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP). Waste characterization is one of the vital functions performed at WRAP, and nondestructive assay (NDA) measurements of TRU waste containers is one of two required methods used for waste characterization. The Waste Acceptance Criteria for the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant, DOEMPP-069 (WIPP-WAC) delineates the quality assurance objectives which have been established for NDA measurement systems. Sites must demonstrate that the quality assurance objectives can be ... continued below

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CANTALOUB, M.G. & WILLS, C.E. March 24, 2000.

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The Waste Receiving and Processing (WRAP) facility, located on the Hanford Site in southeast Washington, is a key link in the certification of transuranic (TRU) waste for shipment to the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP). Waste characterization is one of the vital functions performed at WRAP, and nondestructive assay (NDA) measurements of TRU waste containers is one of two required methods used for waste characterization. The Waste Acceptance Criteria for the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant, DOEMPP-069 (WIPP-WAC) delineates the quality assurance objectives which have been established for NDA measurement systems. Sites must demonstrate that the quality assurance objectives can be achieved for each radioassay system over the applicable ranges of measurement. This report summarizes the validation of the WRAP NDA systems against the radioassay quality assurance objectives or QAOs. A brief description of the each test and significant conclusions are included. Variables that may have affected test outcomes and system response are also addressed.

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INIS; OSTI as DE00801842

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  • Report No.: HNF-4051, Rev.4
  • Grant Number: AC06-96RL13200
  • DOI: 10.2172/801842 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 801842
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc742248

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CANTALOUB, M.G. & WILLS, C.E. QA Objectives for Nondestructive Assay at the Waste Receiving and Processing (WRAP) Facility, report, March 24, 2000; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc742248/: accessed December 14, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.