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Title: Recent experiences re-categorizing former nuclear facilities Sandia NL and Los Alamos NL.


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Sandia National Lab. (SNL-NM), Albuquerque, NM (United States)
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USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)
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Conference: Proposed for presentation at the EFCOG Safety Analysis Working Group held October 13-16, 2014 in Lawrence Livermore NL, CA.
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United States

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Beckman, Thomas, James, Chris, Greutman, Michael Ryan, White, Bruce, and Schmitt, Dan. Recent experiences re-categorizing former nuclear facilities Sandia NL and Los Alamos NL.. United States: N. p., 2014. Web.
Beckman, Thomas, James, Chris, Greutman, Michael Ryan, White, Bruce, & Schmitt, Dan. Recent experiences re-categorizing former nuclear facilities Sandia NL and Los Alamos NL.. United States.
Beckman, Thomas, James, Chris, Greutman, Michael Ryan, White, Bruce, and Schmitt, Dan. Mon . "Recent experiences re-categorizing former nuclear facilities Sandia NL and Los Alamos NL.". United States. doi:.
title = {Recent experiences re-categorizing former nuclear facilities Sandia NL and Los Alamos NL.},
author = {Beckman, Thomas and James, Chris and Greutman, Michael Ryan and White, Bruce and Schmitt, Dan},
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place = {United States},
year = {Mon Sep 01 00:00:00 EDT 2014},
month = {Mon Sep 01 00:00:00 EDT 2014}

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