• English
  • العربية
  • 中文
  • Français
  • Русский
  • Español

You are here

Safety Indicators for the Safety Assessment of Radioactive Waste Disposal

English IAEA-TECDOC-1372 92-0-108703-9
44 15.00 2003

Download PDF (326 KB)


Plans for disposing of radioactive waste have raised a number of unique and mostly philosophical problems, mainly due to the very long time-scales which have to be considered. While there is general agreement on disposal concepts and on the approach to establishing that disposal facilities are safe, consensus on a number of issues remains to be achieved. To assist in promoting discussion amongst international experts and in developing consensus, the IAEA established a Working Group under the International Radioactive Waste Management Advisory Committee (INWAC). This publication is the sixth report of this working group.

More Information on reusing IAEA copyright material.

How to purchase print copies

Stay in touch