French R&D on the Partitioning and Transmutation of Long-lived Radionuclides [E-Book]: An International Peer Review of the 2005 CEA Report / Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
Paris : OECD Publishing, 2006
87 p.
Nuclear Energy
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A review has been conducted, at the request of the French Authorities ministère de l’Industrie and ministère de la Recherche, of the first part of the CEA Report 2005 Les déchets radioactifs à haute activité et à vie longue – Recherches et résultats, that is Axe 1 – Séparation et transmutation des radionucléides à vie longue (CEA/DEN/DDIN/2004-642). This review has been organised by the OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA) and carried out by an international review team (IRT) of independent specialists representing all the relevant aspects of chemical partitioning, transmutation and nuclear materials technology. The CEA Report 2005 (the Report) represents a key milestone in the programme of work for which the CEA is responsible under Area 1 of the Law of 30 December 1991 that is "research into solutions enabling long-lived radioactive elements present in waste to be partitioned and transmuted"...