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Disposal of Radioactive Waste

Specific Safety Requirements

Spanish Edition
Spanish STI/PUB/1449 978-92-0-322010-1
70 48.00 2012

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This publication establishes requirements applicable to all types of radioactive waste disposal facility. It is linked to the fundamental safety principles for each disposal option and establishes a set of strategic requirements that must be in place before facilities are developed. Consideration is also given to the safety of existing facilities developed prior to the establishment of present day standards. The requirements will be complemented by Safety Guides that will provide guidance on good practice for meeting the requirements for different types of waste disposal facility.

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