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Title: Radioactive waste disposal package

Abstract

A radioactive waste disposal package comprising a canister for containing vitrified radioactive waste material and a sealed outer shell encapsulating the canister. A solid block of filler material is supported in said shell and convertible into a liquid state for flow into the space between the canister and outer shell and subsequently hardened to form a solid, impervious layer occupying such space.

Inventors:
 [1]
  1. Bethel Park, PA
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Westinghouse Electric Corporation
OSTI Identifier:
875182
Patent Number(s):
H152
Assignee:
United States of America as represented by United States (Washington, DC)
DOE Contract Number:  
E512-06400
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
radioactive; waste; disposal; package; comprising; canister; containing; vitrified; material; sealed; outer; shell; encapsulating; solid; block; filler; supported; convertible; liquid; flow; space; subsequently; hardened; form; impervious; layer; occupying; waste disposal; filler material; outer shell; waste material; radioactive waste; shell encapsulating; disposal package; /376/250/588/

Citation Formats

Lampe, Robert F. Radioactive waste disposal package. United States: N. p., 1986. Web.
Lampe, Robert F. Radioactive waste disposal package. United States.
Lampe, Robert F. Wed . "Radioactive waste disposal package". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/875182.
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title = {Radioactive waste disposal package},
author = {Lampe, Robert F},
abstractNote = {A radioactive waste disposal package comprising a canister for containing vitrified radioactive waste material and a sealed outer shell encapsulating the canister. A solid block of filler material is supported in said shell and convertible into a liquid state for flow into the space between the canister and outer shell and subsequently hardened to form a solid, impervious layer occupying such space.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
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place = {United States},
year = {1986},
month = {1}
}

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