TITLE

HARWELL: CLEANING UP THE 1960s NUCLEAR MISTAKES

AUTHOR(S)
Coupe, George
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);7/11/2003, Vol. 292 Issue 7631, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the British Atomic Energy Authority's program to recover radioactive waste from tube stores at Harwell, in rural south Oxfordshire, England. Plan to repackage the waste from the tube stores into drums; Storage of the drums in a vault store at ground level on the site until the national repository is opened; Agency's aim to retrieve, treat and repackage all the waste by 2020.
ACCESSION #
10383286

 

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