Optimizing the National TRU waste system transportation program.

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The goal of the National TRU Waste Program (NTP) is to operate the system safely and cost-effectively, in compliance with applicable regulations and agreements, and at full capacity in a fully integrated mode. One of the objectives of the Department of Energy's Carlsbad Field Office (DOE/CBFO) is to complete the current Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) mission for the disposal of the nation's legacy transuranic (TRU) waste at least IO years earlier thus saving approximately %7B. The National TRU Waste Optimization Plan (1) recommends changes to accomplish this. This paper discusses the optimization of the National TRU Waste System Transportation ... continued below

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Lott, S. A. (Sheila A.) & Countiss, S. (Sue) January 1, 2002.

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The goal of the National TRU Waste Program (NTP) is to operate the system safely and cost-effectively, in compliance with applicable regulations and agreements, and at full capacity in a fully integrated mode. One of the objectives of the Department of Energy's Carlsbad Field Office (DOE/CBFO) is to complete the current Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) mission for the disposal of the nation's legacy transuranic (TRU) waste at least IO years earlier thus saving approximately %7B. The National TRU Waste Optimization Plan (1) recommends changes to accomplish this. This paper discusses the optimization of the National TRU Waste System Transportation Program.

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  • Submitted to: SPECTRUM 2002, Ninth Biennial International Conference on Nuclear and Hazardous Waste Management, Reno, NV, Aug. 4-8, 2002

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Lott, S. A. (Sheila A.) & Countiss, S. (Sue). Optimizing the National TRU waste system transportation program., article, January 1, 2002; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc932813/: accessed July 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.