Decommissioning of nuclear facilities decontamination, disassembly and waste management : report of a technical committee meeting on techniques for decontamination and decommissioning of nuclear facilities and the management of waste from decontamination and decommissioning activities

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Published by The Agency in Vienna .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Nuclear facilities -- Decommissioning,
  • Radioactive decontamination,
  • Radioactive waste disposal

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Includes bibliographical references

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Statementorganized by the International Atomic Energy Agency and held in Vienna, 19-23 April 1982
SeriesTechnical reports series -- no. 230
ContributionsInternational Atomic Energy Agency
The Physical Object
Pagination79 p. ;
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16199682M
ISBN 109201253834

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