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Title: Environmental Programs: Status of Work and Current Priorities for FY13

Abstract

Presentation outline is: Mission/overview, Regulatory framework, Current status of cleanup, Shift in priorities to address highest risk, Removal of above-ground waste, Continued focus on protecting water resources, and Priorities for fiscal year 2013. LANL's Environmental Mission is to: (1) Repack and ship legacy transuranic waste containers; (2) Investigate and remediate Cold War (legacy) hazardous and radioactive waste areas; (3) Demolish unused buildings; (4) Disposition solid waste from Laboratory operations; and (5) Lifecycle cost nearly $3 billion.

Authors:
 [1]
  1. Los Alamos National Laboratory
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
DOE/LANL
OSTI Identifier:
1049334
Report Number(s):
LA-UR-12-24198
TRN: US1204490
DOE Contract Number:  
AC52-06NA25396
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
12 MANAGEMENT OF RADIOACTIVE WASTES, AND NON-RADIOACTIVE WASTES FROM NUCLEAR FACILITIES; 54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; 99 GENERAL AND MISCELLANEOUS//MATHEMATICS, COMPUTING, AND INFORMATION SCIENCE; CONTAINERS; RADIOACTIVE WASTES; REMOVAL; SOLID WASTES; WASTES; WATER RESOURCES

Citation Formats

Jones, Patricia. Environmental Programs: Status of Work and Current Priorities for FY13. United States: N. p., 2012. Web. doi:10.2172/1049334.
Jones, Patricia. Environmental Programs: Status of Work and Current Priorities for FY13. United States. doi:10.2172/1049334.
Jones, Patricia. Fri . "Environmental Programs: Status of Work and Current Priorities for FY13". United States. doi:10.2172/1049334. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1049334.
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abstractNote = {Presentation outline is: Mission/overview, Regulatory framework, Current status of cleanup, Shift in priorities to address highest risk, Removal of above-ground waste, Continued focus on protecting water resources, and Priorities for fiscal year 2013. LANL's Environmental Mission is to: (1) Repack and ship legacy transuranic waste containers; (2) Investigate and remediate Cold War (legacy) hazardous and radioactive waste areas; (3) Demolish unused buildings; (4) Disposition solid waste from Laboratory operations; and (5) Lifecycle cost nearly $3 billion.},
doi = {10.2172/1049334},
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place = {United States},
year = {2012},
month = {8}
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