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  • e Disposal of Radioactive Wastes in the Metropolitan St. Louis Areaby Denise DeGarmo

    The Edwin Mellen Press 2006; US$ 149.95

    This book seeks to provide an examination of the history and consequences of the atomic legacy of St. Louis and the Metro-East by appealing to historians, WWII enthusiasts, environmentalists, as well as individuals interested in domestic and international nuclear policy. Dating back to the beginning of the “Atomic Age,” 2.5 million cubic... more...

  • Nuclear Waste Management and Legitimacyby Mats Andrén

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 140.00

    Nuclear technology places special demands on society and both nuclear weapons and nuclear energy for peaceful purposes require a large measure of security and monitoring at the international level. This book focuses on nuclear waste management, which can work in democratic countries only if viewed as legitimate by the population. This book posits... more...

  • Cement-Based Materials for Nuclear Waste Storageby Florence Bart; Céline Cau-di-Coumes; Fabien Frizon; Sylvie Lorente

    Springer New York 2012; US$ 129.00

    This book analyzes cementation for treating low- and intermediate-level radioactive wastes, comparing it with other solidification methods, reviewing benefits of calcium-silicate cements, and assessing long-term safety of waste packages and cement barriers. more...

  • Not Here, Not There, Not Anywhereby Daniel J. Sherman

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 49.95

    In 1979, provoked by the Three Mile Island nuclear accident, governors of states hosting disposal facilities for low-level radioactive waste (LLRW) refused to accept additional shipments. The resulting shortage of disposal sites for wastes spurred Congress to devolve responsibility for establishing new, geographically diffuse LLRW disposal sites to... more...

  • Nuclear Waste Management, Nuclear Power, and Energy Choicesby Michael Greenberg

    Springer London 2012; US$ 129.00

    This substantive synthesis of the methodological multiplicity of surveys assaying public attitudes to nuclear power and waste management resolves a host of inconsistencies to provide a codified analysis of hundreds of studies conducted over the last decade. more...

  • Waste Disposal in Rockby R. Pusch

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    This is an overview of all the important issues involved in selecting suitable sites, design and construction methods for preparing repositories for hazardous waste in crystalline rock. Most of the examples used refer to radioactive waste - this is a reflection of the experience of the author in this field as well as his belief that the same techniques... more...

  • Food Industry Wastesby Maria Kosseva; Colin Webb

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 129.95

    Food Industry Wastes: Assessment and Recuperation of Commodities presents emerging techniques and opportunities for the treatment of food wastes, the reduction of water footprint, and creating sustainable food systems. Written by a team of experts from around the world, this book provides a guide for implementing bioprocessing techniques. It also... more...

  • Coupled Processes Associated with Nuclear Waste Repositoriesby Chin-Fu Tsang

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95

    Coupled Processes Associated with Nuclear Waste Repositories covers the proceedings of the 1985 International Symposium on Coupled Processes Associated with Nuclear Waste Repositories. The study of the behavior of geologic waste repositories is based on the coupled thermal, hydrologic, chemical, and mechanical processes that may occur in these systems.... more...

  • Clays and Hydrosilicate Gels in Nuclear Fieldsby A. Meunier

    Elsevier Science 1992; US$ 72.95

    Research on issues relating to nuclear waste storage plays an important role in contributing to finding good solutions to a problem that concerns mankind's future, predicting the durability of engineered barriers and determining the kinetics of alteration processes. The latter is now one of the vital questions in the scientific community concerned... more...

  • Biosphere Implications of Deep Disposal of Nuclear Wasteby Howard S. Wheater; J.N.B. Bell; A.P. Butler

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2007; US$ 227.00

    The safety assessment of a deep repository for nuclear waste poses challenging scientific and technical questions. The risks from leakage of radionuclides from the repository, including transfers to the biosphere and the food chain must be assessed. This involves complex and poorly understood interactions between groundwater, soils, plants and the... more...