TITLE

Nuclear Waste Disposal Sites Still Rare After All These Years

AUTHOR(S)
Wagman, David
PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Power;Apr2013, Vol. 157 Issue 4, p67
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the types of nuclear waste, options for reuse and disposal and the status of long-term storage sites found around the world. It argues that nuclear power generation has been well established but efforts in developing permanent disposal sites for highly radioactive waste has remained nascent. It highlights the process of selecting deep geological repositories in several countries.
ACCESSION #
86707898

 

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