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Management of Large Volumes of Waste Arising in a Nuclear or Radiological Emergency

English IAEA-TECDOC-1826 (ISBN: 978-92-0-107417-1)
102 pages ¦ 6 figures ¦ EUR 18.00 ¦ Date published: 2017

Description

This publication, prepared in light of the IAEA Action Plan on Nuclear Safety developed after the accident at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, addresses the management of large volumes of radioactive waste arising in a nuclear or radiological emergency, as part of overall emergency preparedness. The management of large volumes of waste will be one of many efforts to be dealt with to allow recovery of affected areas, to support return of evacuated or relocated populations and preparations for normal social and economic activities, and/or to mitigate additional environmental impacts. The publication is intended to be of use to national planners and policy makers, facility and programme managers, and other professionals responsible for developing and implementing national plans and strategies to manage radioactive waste arising from nuclear or radiological emergencies.

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Keywords

Waste Management, Radioactive Waste Management, Nuclear Accidents, Hazard Mitigation, Emergency Management, Large Volumes, Nuclear Emergency, Radiological Emergency, Action Plan, Fukushima Daiichi Accident, Emergency Preparedness and Response, Nuclear Power Plants, NPP, Lessons Learned, Planning, Recovery, Evaluation, Environmental Remediation, Decommissioning, Waste Generation, Disposal, Data Management, Public, Health, Workforce, Segregation, Transport, Processing, Staging, Communication

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