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Disposal of Spent Sealed Sources

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Ira G. Stefanova

Institute for Nuclear Research and Nuclear Energy, Moscow, Russia

Paper No. ICEM2003-4972, pp. 1831-1836; 6 pages
doi:10.1115/ICEM2003-4972
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

Novi Han Repository is the only existing repository in Bulgaria for the disposal of radioactive waste from nuclear applications in industry, medicine and research. The disposal vault for spent sealed sources is not designed for disposal of powerful 137 Cs and 60 Co sources. Long-lived waste from nuclear applications are also not allowed for disposal at Novi Han Repository. As an operator of Novi Han Repository the Institute for Nuclear Research and Nuclear Energy initiated a program, for assessment of the possible utilization of deep shaft Gabra for disposal of such waste. The results of the preliminary study are discussed.

Copyright © 2003 by ASME

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