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Title: Downgrading Nuclear Facilities to Radiological Facilities

Based on inventory reductions and the use of alternate storage facilities, the Sandia National Laboratories (SNL) downgraded 4 SNL Hazard Category 3 (HC-3) nuclear facilities to less-than-HC-3 radiological facilities. SNL’s Waste Management and Pollution Prevention Department (WMPPD) managed the HC-3 nuclear facilities and implemented the downgrade. This paper will examine the downgrade process,
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1312671
Report Number(s):
SAND--2015-7171C
603232; TRN: US1601926
DOE Contract Number:
AC04-94AL85000
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: Waste Management Symposia 2016 (WM2016), Phoenix, AZ (United States), 6-10 Mar 2016
Research Org:
Sandia National Laboratories (SNL-NM), Albuquerque, NM (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
12 MANAGEMENT OF RADIOACTIVE AND NON-RADIOACTIVE WASTES FROM NUCLEAR FACILITIES; SANDIA NATIONAL LABORATORIES; NUCLEAR FACILITIES; WASTE MANAGEMENT; MINIMIZATION; RADIATION HAZARDS