Waste forms from the electrometallurgical treatment of DOE spent fuel: Production and general characteristics

Benedict, R. W.; Johnson, S. G.; Keiser, D. D.; O’Holleran, T. P.; Goff, K. M.; McDeavitt, S.; Ebert, W.
July 2000
AIP Conference Proceedings;2000, Vol. 532 Issue 1, p86
Academic Journal
The Department of Energy (DOE) is proposing to use electrometallurgical technology to treat sodium-bonded spent nuclear fuel that has accumulated from decades of advanced reactor research and development. During a three-year testing program that was completed in August 1999, the technology was demonstrated on a small fraction, 3 metric tons, of the Experimental Breeder Reactor-II (EBR-II) sodium-bonded spent nuclear fuel at Argonne National Laboratory-West (ANL-West). © 2000 American Institute of Physics.


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