Accession Number PB2013-101534
Title Technical Evaluation Report for F-Area Tank Farm Facility, Savannah River Site, South Carolina.
Publication Date 2012
Media Count 190p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract On September 30, 2010, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) submitted the Draft Basis for Section 3116 Determination for Closure of F-Tank Farm (FTF) at the Savannah River Site (basis document) to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) for review, as required by Section 3116 of the Ronald W. Reagan National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2005 (NDAA). Section 3116 of the NDAA requires DOE to consult with NRC when determining whether certain wastes associated with spent fuel reprocessing are not high-level wastes (HLW). The purpose of DOEs draft basis document is to demonstrate that stabilized residuals in the 20 remaining underground radioactive waste storage tanks in the FTF as well as related ancillary facilities, are not high-level waste and therefore, meet the criteria in NDAA Section 3116.
Keywords F-Tank Farm(FTF)
High-Level Waste(HLW)
Savanna River Site(South Carolina)
Savannah River Plant
Site description
Stablized residuals
Tank farms
Tank waste disposal
Waste inventory
Waste management
Waste tanks

Source Agency Nuclear Regulatory Commission
NTIS Subject Category 77G - Radioactive Wastes & Radioactivity
71 - Materials Sciences
68F - Radiation Pollution & Control
Corporate Author Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC. Office of Federal and State Materials and Environmental Management Programs.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Final rept.
NTIS Issue Number 1303
Contract Number N/A

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