Experts report on the bituminisation of operational radioactive waste of the Atucha II Nuclear Power Plant

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    Abstract

    The Argentinian Commission for Nuclear Energy, CNEA (Bueones Aires), asked for advice on the planned bituminisation of low level and medium level liquid and solid radioactive waste from the operation of the nuclear power plants Atucha I and Atucha II. This expert's report gives some findings from the visit to CNEA and the Atucha II nuclear power plant, and summarises the most important aspects regarding the bituminisation of this radioactive waste (type of bitumen, characterisation of primary waste streams and bituminised waste product, bituminisation of solid waste).
    Original languageEnglish
    PublisherSCK CEN
    Number of pages13
    Volume1
    Edition0
    StatePublished - Aug 2006

    Publication series

    NameSCK•CEN Reports
    PublisherStudiecentrum voor Kernenergie
    No.ER-18

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