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Direct Disposal of Plutonium Metal/Plutonium Dioxide in Compound Canisters (Fissile Materials Disposition Program, Alternative Technical Sumary Report for Direct Disposition in Deep Boreholes)
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Contaminant; Feed Materials; Geologic Disposal; Plutonium
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Health, Safety and Environment\Waste Management
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Publication Date:
1996 Aug 23
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Never classified
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Originating Research Org.:
Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
OpenNet Entry Date:
1999 Sep 06
This report summarizes and compares the Immobilized and Direct Deep Borehole Disposition Alternatives presented in the alternative technical summary reports UCRL-LR-121736 and UCRL-LR-121737. The important design concepts, facility features, and operational procedures are described. A discussion of the issues that affect the evaluation of each alternative against the programmatic assessmment criteria that have been established for selecting the preferred alternatives for pultonium disposition is also presented.

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