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Accession Number N79-32999/1
Title Long-Term Storage of Irradiated Candu Fuel under Water.
Publication Date Jan 1979
Media Count 24p
Personal Author J. F. Walker
Abstract The various factors influencing the long-term integrity of stored fuel are considered. Zirconium-alloy-clad uranium dioxide fuel and evidence from Canada and elsewhere is considered. Under storage conditions, changes take place so slowly, if at all, that ...
Keywords Cladding
Fuel capsules
Nuclear fuels
Protective coatings
Spent fuel storage
Storage stability
Zirconium alloys
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Source Agency NASA Foreign Exchange Program
NTIS Subject Category 77G - Radioactive Wastes & Radioactivity
Corporate Author Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd., Pinawa (Manitoba). Whiteshell Nuclear Research Establishment.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 8003
Contract Number N/A

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