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Interim Storage of Radioactive Waste Packages

English STI/DOC/010/390 92-0-103698-1
90 30 26.00 1998

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This report reviews past and current experience and provides valuable technical guidance on the production and interim storage of radioactive waste packages.
Contents: 1. Introduction; 2. Safety principles and requirements for waste package storage; 3. Production of waste packages; 4. Storage facilities; 5. Operational experience and optimal storage practices; 6. Waste package management options after the licensed storage period; 7. Recommended measures to ensure optimal performance of waste packages during storage; 8. Conclusions; Appendix: Storage facilities in selected Member States.

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