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Civilian Radioactive Waste Management

Safe handling and disposal of spent nuclear fuel: Yucca Mountain is the site of America's first planned repository for spent nuclear fuel rods and solidified high-level radioactive waste. The material would be stored in tunnels deep underground. A complex of buildings would receive, package, and prepare the material for disposal underground.

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Date Of Record Release 2009-03-18 17:26:39
Description Safe handling and disposal of spent nuclear fuel: Yucca Mountain is the site of America's first planned repository for spent nuclear fuel rods and solidified high-level radioactive waste. The material would be stored in tunnels deep underground. A complex of buildings would receive, package, and prepare the material for disposal underground.
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Source United States Department of Energy
Selector Rowe
Date Of Record Creation 2009-03-18 17:22:33
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Date Last Modified 2011-04-12 11:38:08
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2011-04-12 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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