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Product Description: This title, first published in 1987, examines the topic of nuclear waste management, and the way in which the public reacts to this issue. Part 1 explores the sources of public unease, such as the way in which nuclear waste had failed to be properly contained in the past...read more

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9781138941229 | Routledge, June 30, 2015, cover price $195.00 | About this edition: This title, first published in 1987, examines the topic of nuclear waste management, and the way in which the public reacts to this issue.
9780915707294 | Resources for the Future, September 1, 1987, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Discusses the political and scientific issues surrounding the disposal of nuclear waste from nuclear power plants, analyzing the difficulties involved in protecting life from dangerously radioactive materials

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9780915707478 | Resources for the Future, February 1, 1989, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Discusses the political and scientific issues surrounding the disposal of nuclear waste from nuclear power plants, analyzing the difficulties involved in protecting life from dangerously radioactive materials

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By Bernie C. Huber (editor)

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9781619429963 | Nova Science Pub Inc, June 30, 2012, cover price $125.00

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By Ylenia E. Farrugia (editor)

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9781617615900 | Nova Science Pub Inc, January 1, 2011, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: Book by

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By Kenneth A. Vellis (editor)

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9781606921524 | Nova Science Pub Inc, June 1, 2010, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Book by

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Product Description: In The Road to Yucca Mountain, J. Samuel Walker traces the U.S. government's tangled efforts to solve the technical and political problems associated with radioactive waste. From the Manhattan Project through the designation in 1987 of Yucca Mountain in Nevada as a high-level waste repository, Walker thoroughly investigates the approaches adopted by the U...read more

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9780520260450 | 1 edition (Univ of California Pr, September 2, 2009), cover price $85.00 | About this edition: In The Road to Yucca Mountain, J.

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Product Description: This well documented study examines one of the increasingly pressing problems for US homeland security: the storage and management of radioactive waste. Despite pressing homeland security and energy concerns associated with highly radioactive waste, political considerations have prevented policymakers from adopting long-term solutions to the problem...read more

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9780754671336 | Ashgate Pub Co, November 30, 2007, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: This well documented study examines one of the increasingly pressing problems for US homeland security: the storage and management of radioactive waste.

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Product Description: In 1989, the federal government, five state governments and two multinational corporations approached Boyd County, Nebraska with what looked like a wonderful deal: In exchange for permission to build a low-level nuclear waste dump on an abandoned farm, they would pay the county $3 million per year for the next 40 years...read more

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9780814474303 | Amacom Books, June 27, 2007, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In 1989, the federal government, five state governments and two multinational corporations approached Boyd County, Nebraska with what looked like a wonderful deal: In exchange for permission to build a low-level nuclear waste dump on an abandoned farm, they would pay the county $3 million per year for the next 40 years.

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Product Description: From 1978 to 1998, Uranium Mill Tailings Remedial Action (UMTRA) Project contractors removed and secured nearly forty million cubic yards of low-level radioactive uranium reduction mill tailings waste from abandoned mill sites in eleven states and four Indian reservations, enough material to bury 2300 football fields in ten feet of radioactive sand...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780826322807 | Univ of New Mexico Pr, February 1, 2002, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: From 1978 to 1998, Uranium Mill Tailings Remedial Action (UMTRA) Project contractors removed and secured nearly forty million cubic yards of low-level radioactive uranium reduction mill tailings waste from abandoned mill sites in eleven states and four Indian reservations, enough material to bury 2300 football fields in ten feet of radioactive sand.

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Product Description: Nuclear Waste Disposal Crisis examines a critical problem facing the nuclear power industry - what to do with spent fuel and high-level radioactive waste generated by nuclear power plants. Author David Lochbaum reveals: Why spent fuel reprocessing failed in the United States Why spent fuel disposal is an unattainable goal under current methods Why spent fuel interim storage now represents an imminent crisis of understated proportions...read more

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9780878144631 | Pennwell Corp, January 1, 1996, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Nuclear Waste Disposal Crisis examines a critical problem facing the nuclear power industry - what to do with spent fuel and high-level radioactive waste generated by nuclear power plants.

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Product Description: The development and use of nuclear power in the United States has become stalemated. After the early promise of energy too cheap to meter, public concerns and legal challenges have stymied the nuclear power industry. Chief among these is the issue of safe disposal of nuclear waste...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780313290589 | Praeger Pub Text, December 1, 1993, cover price $64.00 | About this edition: The development and use of nuclear power in the United States has become stalemated.

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Product Description: A crisis awaits the states without adequate Low-Level Radioactive Waste (LLRW) disposal capacity, and states now struggling to comply with U.S. National Policy-widely believed unworkable. Some states may find that they are unable to dispose of the LLRW they generate! Long underestimated-or politically boondoggled-the dread subject of LLRW disposal is now being brought to climax, amidst conflicting viewpoints from generators, regulators, environmentalists and the public...read more
By Michael E. Burns (editor)

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9780873710268 | CRC Pr I Llc, January 1, 1988, cover price $231.00 | About this edition: A crisis awaits the states without adequate Low-Level Radioactive Waste (LLRW) disposal capacity, and states now struggling to comply with U.

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