Mixed and Low-Level Waste Treatment Facility project
Mixed and low-level wastes generated at the Idaho National Engineering Laboratory (INEL) are required to be managed according to applicable State and Federal regulations, and Department of Energy Orders that provide for the protection of human health and the environment. The Mixed and Low-Level Waste Treatment Facility Project was chartered in 1991, by the Department of Energy to provide treatment capability for these mixed and low-level waste streams. The first project task consisted of conducting engineering studies to identify the waste streams, their potential treatment strategies, and the requirements that would be imposed on the waste streams and the facilities used to process them. This report, Appendix A, Environmental Regulatory Planning Documentation, identifies the regulatory requirements that would be imposed on the operation or construction of a facility designed to process the INEL's waste streams. These requirements are contained in five reports that discuss the following topics: (1) an environmental compliance plan and schedule, (2) National Environmental Policy Act requirements, (3) preliminary siting requirements, (4) regulatory justification for the project, and (5) health and safety criteria.
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- Resource Type:
- Technical Report
- Research Org:
- EG and G Idaho, Inc., Idaho Falls, ID (United States)
- Sponsoring Org:
- DOE; USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)
- Country of Publication:
- United States
- 12 MANAGEMENT OF RADIOACTIVE AND NON-RADIOACTIVE WASTES FROM NUCLEAR FACILITIES; 11 NUCLEAR FUEL CYCLE AND FUEL MATERIALS; ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY; COMPLIANCE; LOW-LEVEL RADIOACTIVE WASTES; RADIOACTIVE WASTE MANAGEMENT; MIXTURES; RADIOACTIVE WASTE FACILITIES; SITE CHARACTERIZATION; DOCUMENTATION; DRINKING WATER; ENDANGERED SPECIES; IDAHO NATIONAL ENGINEERING LABORATORY; OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY; TOXIC MATERIALS; US CLEAN AIR ACT; US CLEAN WATER ACT; US EPA; DISPERSIONS; GOVERNMENT POLICIES; HAZARDOUS MATERIALS; HYDROGEN COMPOUNDS; LAWS; MANAGEMENT; MATERIALS; NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS; NUCLEAR FACILITIES; OXYGEN COMPOUNDS; POLLUTION LAWS; RADIOACTIVE MATERIALS; RADIOACTIVE WASTES; SAFETY; US DOE; US ERDA; US ORGANIZATIONS; WASTE MANAGEMENT; WASTES; WATER 052000* -- Nuclear Fuels-- Waste Management; 054000 -- Nuclear Fuels-- Health & Safety; 053000 -- Nuclear Fuels-- Environmental Aspects
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