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Melt Treatment for Conditioning of Drums Produced During Soil Reclamation of Low Activity Trenches

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G. Lippolis, E. Petagna, G. Ragazzo, P. Tortorelli

ENEA, Rome, Italy

Paper No. ICEM2003-5005, pp. 629-632; 4 pages
doi:10.1115/ICEM2003-5005
From:
  • ASME 2003 9th International Conference on Radioactive Waste Management and Environmental Remediation
  • 9th ASME International Conference on Radioactive Waste Management and Environmental Remediation: Volumes 1, 2, and 3
  • Oxford, England, September 21–25, 2003
  • Conference Sponsors: Nuclear Engineering Division and Environmental Engineering Division
  • ISBN: 0-7918-3732-7 | eISBN: 0-7918-3731-9
  • Copyright © 2003 by ASME

abstract

In the past years, many studies had been carried out in the ITREC Plant, located in ENEA – Trisaia Research Centre, in the field of nuclear fuel reprocessing and with re-fabrication techniques to the Th-233 U cycle as an alternative to the U-Pu cycle. During these activities low level solid wastes were produced, containerised, stored into trenches and progressively covered with earth. In the 1980’s the trenches were reclaimed obtaining 3000 drums (200 liter volume) of solid LLW and about 6000 drums of low contaminated soil. In this presentation are described the action of reclamation of the trenches, sealing the low contaminated soil, and the melting campaign of contaminated drums.

Copyright © 2003 by ASME
Topics: Soil

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