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Author Pusch, Roland, author.

Title Geologic disposal of high-level radioactive waste / Roland Pusch, Raymond N Yong, and Masashi Nakano
Published Boca Raton : Taylor & Francis, a CRC title, part of the Taylor & Francis imprint, a member of the Taylor & Francis Group, the academic division of T & F Informa, plc, 2018
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Contents Managing high-level radioactive wastes -- Host rock of HLW repositories -- Engineered barriers in repositories -- Practical issues in disposal of HLW in crystalline rock -- Maturation of clay barriers guiding experiments and modelling -- Assessment and choice of MR and VDH concepts practical issues
Summary This new book presents the best practices for the disposal of high-level radioactive waste, and compares the leading methodologies of Very Deep Hole (VDH) and Mined Repository (MR) approaches. It also assesses their respective waste isolation capacities in both the short- and long-term, and weighs the associated risks
Subject Deep geologic disposal.
Engineering geology.
Radioactive waste disposal in the ground.
Deep geologic disposal.
Engineering geology.
Radioactive waste disposal in the ground.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Environmental -- General.
Form Electronic book
Author Nakano, Masashi, 1937- author.
Yong, R. N. (Raymond Nen), author.
ISBN 1351256777
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