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Title: Canister arrangement for storing radioactive waste

Abstract

The subject invention relates to a canister arrangement for jointly storing high level radioactive chemical waste and metallic waste resulting from the reprocessing of nuclear reactor fuel elements. A cylindrical steel canister is provided with an elongated centrally disposed billet of the metallic waste and the chemical waste in vitreous form is disposed in the annulus surrounding the billet.

Inventors:
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
5138569
Patent Number(s):
US 4328423
Assignee:
Department Of Energy
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: Filed date 23 Apr 1980; Other Information: PAT-APPL-143060
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
12 MANAGEMENT OF RADIOACTIVE AND NON-RADIOACTIVE WASTES FROM NUCLEAR FACILITIES; RADIOACTIVE WASTE STORAGE; CONTAINERS; FUEL ELEMENTS; REACTORS; STEELS; ALLOYS; IRON ALLOYS; IRON BASE ALLOYS; MANAGEMENT; REACTOR COMPONENTS; STORAGE; WASTE MANAGEMENT; WASTE STORAGE; 052002* - Nuclear Fuels- Waste Disposal & Storage

Citation Formats

Lorenzo, D K, and Van Cleve, Jr, J E. Canister arrangement for storing radioactive waste. United States: N. p., 1982. Web.
Lorenzo, D K, & Van Cleve, Jr, J E. Canister arrangement for storing radioactive waste. United States.
Lorenzo, D K, and Van Cleve, Jr, J E. Tue . "Canister arrangement for storing radioactive waste". United States.
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abstractNote = {The subject invention relates to a canister arrangement for jointly storing high level radioactive chemical waste and metallic waste resulting from the reprocessing of nuclear reactor fuel elements. A cylindrical steel canister is provided with an elongated centrally disposed billet of the metallic waste and the chemical waste in vitreous form is disposed in the annulus surrounding the billet.},
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year = {1982},
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