Hanford science and technology needs statements, 2000

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In the aftermath of the Cold War, the United States has begun addressing the environmental consequences of five decades of nuclear weapons production. In November 1989, DOE established the Office of Environmental Restoration and Waste Management (EM) as the central authority for cleaning up the DOE weapons complex legacy of pollution, for preventing further environmental contamination, and for instituting responsible environmental management. While performing its tasks, EM found that many aspects of its large and complex mission could not be achieved using existing science and technology or without incurring unreasonable costs, risks, or schedule impacts. Consequently, a process was developed ... continued below

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BERLIN, G.T. July 16, 1999.

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In the aftermath of the Cold War, the United States has begun addressing the environmental consequences of five decades of nuclear weapons production. In November 1989, DOE established the Office of Environmental Restoration and Waste Management (EM) as the central authority for cleaning up the DOE weapons complex legacy of pollution, for preventing further environmental contamination, and for instituting responsible environmental management. While performing its tasks, EM found that many aspects of its large and complex mission could not be achieved using existing science and technology or without incurring unreasonable costs, risks, or schedule impacts. Consequently, a process was developed to solicit needs from around the DOE complex and focus the science and technology resources of EM-50, the National Laboratories, private industry, and colleges and universities on those needs. This document describes those needs that the Hanford Site has identified as requiring additional science or technology to complete.

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OSTI as DE00797477

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  • Other Information: PBD: 16 Jul 1999

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  • Report No.: DOE/RL-98-01, Rev.2
  • Grant Number: AC06-96RL13200
  • DOI: 10.2172/797477 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 797477
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc742325

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BERLIN, G.T. Hanford science and technology needs statements, 2000, report, July 16, 1999; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc742325/: accessed October 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.