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Low-level radioactive waste regulation

North Carolina. General Assembly. Legislative Research Commission.

Low-level radioactive waste regulation

report to the 1987 General Assembly of North Carolina

by North Carolina. General Assembly. Legislative Research Commission.

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Published by The Commission in Raleigh, N.C. (Rm. 2126, 2226, State Legislative Bldg., Raleigh 27611) .
Written in English

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    • Subjects:
    • Radioactive waste disposal -- Law and legislation -- North Carolina.,
    • Low level radioactive waste disposal facilities -- North Carolina -- Location.

    • Edition Notes

      Prepared by the Legislative Research Commission"s Committee on Low-level Radioactive Waste Regulation.

      StatementLegislative Research Commission.
      ContributionsNorth Carolina. General Assembly. Legislative Research Commission. Committee on Low-level Radioactive Waste Regulation.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKFN7780.A8 A25 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2496628M
      LC Control Number87621431

      The majority of radioactive waste is "low-level waste", meaning it contains low levels of radioactivity per mass or volume. The radiation from this type of waste is protected by use of protective clothing, but still dangerous radioactive contamination occurs in a human body through ingestion, inhalation, absorption, or . The report focuses on the management and regulation of post-fission radioactive waste generated in the U.S. This includes so-called high-level (HL) and transuranic contaminated low-level (TRU) wastes. In the commercial nuclear power industry, the source of post-fission radioactive waste is the spent fuel discharged from reactors used to generate. Facts. Discussion. Key Phrases. Rules. Pl New York. Df United States. Description. o Congress, in an effort to combat a burgeoning radioactive waste disposal problem, passed the Low-Level Radioactive Waste Policy Amendments Act of ,. o The Act included monetary incentives, access incentives, and a take title provision, which offered states the option of taking title to and possession of. Group B public water systems serve fewer than 15 connections and fewer than 25 people per day. The Office of Drinking Water and local health jurisdictions regulate Group B systems in our state. Group B systems are regulated under chapter of the Washington Administrative Code.

        CMR Certification and operation of environmental analysis laboratories ; CMR Site selection criteria for low-level radioactive waste management CMR DEP selection, approval and regulation of water pollution abat CMR DEP selection, approval and regulation of drinking water projec. This Third Edition updates and expands the material presented in the best-selling first and second editions of Basic Hazardous Waste Management. It covers health and safety issues affecting hazardous waste workers, management and regulation of radioactive and biomedical/infectious wastes, as well as current trends in technologies.


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