West Valley, NY – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today released to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), the public and the states of Nevada and Texas, and the Seneca Nation of Indians for review and comment, a Draft Waste Incidental to Reprocessing Evaluation for the concentrator feed makeup tank and the melter feed hold tank (the vessels) at the West Valley Demonstration Project (WVDP).
Brookhaven's 'atom smasher' creates conditions similar to what the universe may have looked like in the first microseconds after its birth, helping scientists figure out why the physical world works the way it does.
Paper presented at the Waste Management 2012 Conference. February 26 through March 1, 2012, Phoenix, Arizona.
Christopher Clayton, Vijendra Kothari, and Ken Starr, U.S. Department of Energy Office of Legacy Management Michael Widdop and Joey Gillespie, S.M. Stoller Corporation, Contractor to the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Legacy Management