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Title: Method of removing Pu(IV) polymer from nuclear fuel reclaiming liquid

Abstract

A Pu(IV) polymer not extractable from a nuclear fuel reclaiming solution by conventional processes is electrolytically converted to Pu.sup.3+ and PuO.sub.2.sup.2+ ions which are subsequently converted to Pu.sup.4+ ions extractable by the conventional processes.

Inventors:
 [1];  [1];  [2];  [3]
  1. (Oak Ridge, TN)
  2. (Kingston, TN)
  3. (Harriman, TN)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN
OSTI Identifier:
864140
Patent Number(s):
US 4316776
Assignee:
United States of America as represented by United States (Washington, DC) ORNL
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
method; removing; polymer; nuclear; fuel; reclaiming; liquid; extractable; solution; conventional; processes; electrolytically; converted; puo; subsequently; nuclear fuel; subsequently converted; conventional processes; conventional process; fuel reclaiming; /205/423/

Citation Formats

Tallent, Othar K., Mailen, James C., Bell, Jimmy T., and Arwood, Phillip C. Method of removing Pu(IV) polymer from nuclear fuel reclaiming liquid. United States: N. p., 1982. Web.
Tallent, Othar K., Mailen, James C., Bell, Jimmy T., & Arwood, Phillip C. Method of removing Pu(IV) polymer from nuclear fuel reclaiming liquid. United States.
Tallent, Othar K., Mailen, James C., Bell, Jimmy T., and Arwood, Phillip C. Fri . "Method of removing Pu(IV) polymer from nuclear fuel reclaiming liquid". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/864140.
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title = {Method of removing Pu(IV) polymer from nuclear fuel reclaiming liquid},
author = {Tallent, Othar K. and Mailen, James C. and Bell, Jimmy T. and Arwood, Phillip C.},
abstractNote = {A Pu(IV) polymer not extractable from a nuclear fuel reclaiming solution by conventional processes is electrolytically converted to Pu.sup.3+ and PuO.sub.2.sup.2+ ions which are subsequently converted to Pu.sup.4+ ions extractable by the conventional processes.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {1982},
month = {1}
}

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