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Main Title Comparing risks from low-level radioactive waste disposal on land and in the ocean : a review of agreements/statutes, scenarios, processing/packaging/disposal technologies, models, and decision analysis methods /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Moskowitz, P. D.
CORP Author Lawrence Livermore National Lab., CA.;Department of Energy, Washington, DC.
Publisher Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response, Office of Radiation Programs, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1989
Report Number EPA 520-1-89-028; UCRL-21219; W-7405-ENG-48
Stock Number DE90005358
OCLC Number 25539719
Subjects Radioactive waste disposal ; Low-level radiation
Additional Subjects Ground Disposal ; Hazards ; Marine Disposal ; Radioactive Waste Disposal ; Radioactive Waste Management ; Comparative Evaluations ; Decision Making ; Health Hazards ; Historical Aspects ; Low-Level Radioactive Wastes ; Political Aspects ; Radioactive Waste Processing ; Radioactive Waste Storage ; Regulations ; Risk Assessment ; Technology Assessment ; Transport ; EDB/052002 ; EDB/053000 ; EDB/290600 ; EDB/290300
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ELBD ARCHIVE EPA 520-1-89-028 Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023
NTIS  DE90005358 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation ix, 250 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
This report gives background information on: The history of LLW disposal in the US; agreements, statutes and regulations for the disposal of LLW; disposal scenarios and alternative treatment options for LLW; methods and models which could be used to assess and compare risks associated with land and ocean options for LLW disposal; technical and methodological issues associated with comparing risks of different options; and, roles of decision making approaches in comparing risks across media. 63 refs., 23 figs., 33 tabs.
"EPA 520-1-89-028." "October 1989." "UCRL--21219." "DE90-005358." Cover title. "Prepared for the Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response, Office of Radiation Programs, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency." Includes bibliographical references.