||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 /
||Lawrence Livermore National Lab., CA.;Department of Energy, Washington, DC.
||Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response, Office of Radiation Programs, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
||EPA 520/1-89-028; UCRL-21219; W-7405-ENG-48
Radioactive waste disposal ;
Ground Disposal ;
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 ;
Risk Assessment ;
Technology Assessment ;
||Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA
||Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy.
||ix, 250 p. : ill. ; 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.
"October 1989." "UCRL--21219." "DE90-005358." "Prepared for the Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response, Office of Radiation Programs, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency." Includes bibliographical references.