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Main Title Proceedings: A Workshop on Policy and Technical Issues Pertinent to the Development of Environmental Protection Criteria for Radioactive Wastes Held in Albuquerque, New Mexico on April 12-14, 1977.
CORP Author Office of Radiation Programs, Washington, DC. Div. of Criteria and Standards.
Year Published 1977
Report Number ORP/CSD-77/2;
Stock Number PB-286 506
Additional Subjects Radioactive wastes ; Pollution control ; Meetings ; Management planning ; Radioactive waste disposal ; Environmental impacts ; Radiation monitors ; Radioactive contamination ; Criteria ; Risk analysis ; Government policies ; Spent fuels ; Radium ; Radon ; Transuranium elements ; Underground disposal ; Public opinion ; Standards ; Radioactive waste storage ; Mine wastes
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-286 506 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 318p
The document begins with a summary and overall assessment of the workshop, which highlights the principal substantive conclusions that may be drawn from the working group reports. Under each major topical heading appears a section of the issues and objectives, and a text of the presentations given by the speakers. Also contained are a summary and conclusions of each working group; the audience response; and written statements submitted by other than individual speakers. Three main topics discussed were: (1) Policy and technical considerations for high-level radioactive waste; (2) Policy and technical considerations for intermediate-level and low-level radioactive waste; (3) Public acceptability of the risk associated with radioactive waste.