ERIC Number: EJ351417
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1986
Chem I Supplement. Chemistry Related to Isolation of High-Level Nuclear Waste.
Hoffman, Darleane C.; Choppin, Gregory R.
Journal of Chemical Education, v63 n12 p1059-64 Dec 1986
Discusses some of the problems associated with the safe disposal of high-level nuclear wastes. Describes several waste disposal plans developed by various nations. Outlines the multiple-barrier concept of isolation in deep geological questions associated with the implementation of such a method. (TW)
Descriptors: Chemistry, Ecological Factors, Environmental Education, Environmental Standards, Foreign Countries, Geology, Hazardous Materials, Higher Education, Nuclear Energy, Nuclear Technology, Poisons, Pollution, Radiation Effects, Science and Society, Scientific and Technical Information, Waste Disposal
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A