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Title: Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Biennial Environmental Compliance Report

Abstract

This Biennial Environmental Compliance Report (BECR) documents environmental regulatory compliance at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP), a facility designed and authorized for the safe disposal of transuranic (TRU) radioactive waste, for the reporting period of April 1, 2002, to March 31, 2004. As required by the WIPP Land Withdrawal Act (LWA) (Public Law [Pub. L.] 102-579, as amended by Pub. L. 104-201), the BECR documents U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) compliance with applicable environmental protection laws and regulations implemented by agencies of the federal government and the state of New Mexico.

Authors:
 [1]
  1. (WRES)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP), Carlsbad, NM
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE - Office of Environmental Management (EM)
OSTI Identifier:
925567
Report Number(s):
DOE/WIPP-04-2171
TRN: US1001857
DOE Contract Number:  
AC29-01AL66444
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
12 MANAGEMENT OF RADIOACTIVE AND NON-RADIOACTIVE WASTES FROM NUCLEAR FACILITIES; COMPLIANCE; ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION; NATIONAL GOVERNMENT; RADIOACTIVE WASTES; REGULATIONS; WIPP; ALARA; as low as reasonably achievable; Biennial Environmental Compliance Report; Bureau of Land Management; Certificate of Compliance; Carlsbad Field Office; CAP88; Compliance Certification Application; Central Characterization Project; Categorical Exclusion; Council on Environmental Quality; chlorofluorocarbon; contact-handled; Compliance Recertification Application; U.S. Department of Energy; Discharge Plan; Documented Safety Analysis; Environmental Assessment; Environmental Compliance Assessment Program; effective dose equivalent; Environmental Impact Statement; U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; fixed air samplers; Final Environmental Impact Statement; Finding of No Significant Impact; HalfPACT; hazardous air pollutant; Hazardous Waste Disposal Unit; Hazardous Waste Facility Permit; National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants; No Further Action; New Mexico Environment Department; New Mexico Statutes Annotated; Notice of Intent; National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System; Nuclear Quality Assurance; U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission; New Source Performance Standards; Noncompliance Tracking System; ozone-depleting substance; polychlorinated biphenyl; Prevention of Significant Deterioration; remote-handled; reportable quantity; Safety Analysis Report; Solid Waste Management Unit; total dissolved solids; threshold planning quantity; TRANSCOM; TRAMPAC; TRUPACT-II; Treatment, Storage, and Disposal Facility; Technical Safety Requirement; Unreviewed Safety Question; underground storage tank; volatile organic compound; Waste Acceptance Criteria; Waste Isolation Pilot Plant

Citation Formats

Washington Regulatory and Environmental Services. Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Biennial Environmental Compliance Report. United States: N. p., 2004. Web. doi:10.2172/925567.
Washington Regulatory and Environmental Services. Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Biennial Environmental Compliance Report. United States. doi:10.2172/925567.
Washington Regulatory and Environmental Services. Mon . "Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Biennial Environmental Compliance Report". United States. doi:10.2172/925567. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/925567.
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abstractNote = {This Biennial Environmental Compliance Report (BECR) documents environmental regulatory compliance at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP), a facility designed and authorized for the safe disposal of transuranic (TRU) radioactive waste, for the reporting period of April 1, 2002, to March 31, 2004. As required by the WIPP Land Withdrawal Act (LWA) (Public Law [Pub. L.] 102-579, as amended by Pub. L. 104-201), the BECR documents U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) compliance with applicable environmental protection laws and regulations implemented by agencies of the federal government and the state of New Mexico.},
doi = {10.2172/925567},
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place = {United States},
year = {Mon Oct 25 00:00:00 EDT 2004},
month = {Mon Oct 25 00:00:00 EDT 2004}
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