TITLE

From thousands to hundreds

AUTHOR(S)
Knight, Helen
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);2/7/2003, Vol. 291 Issue 7620, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that a bid is underway to establish a European consortium to build a prototype transmutation reactor. Ability to reduce the radioactivity of nuclear waste from thousands of years to just a few centuries; Use of a sub-atomic particle accelerator to bombard the waste with neutrons, causing it to decay into less radioactive substances.
ACCESSION #
9223024

 

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