Geological Disposal of Carbon Dioxide and Radioactive Waste: A Comparative Assessment

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ISBN: 978-90-481-8711-9 (Print) 978-90-481-8712-6 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

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    Pages 1-20

    Comparing the Geological Disposal of Carbon Dioxide and Radioactive Waste: Introduction and Overview

  3. Thematic Assessments

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 21-21

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      Pages 23-79

      Geological Media and Factors for the Long-Term Emplacement and Isolation of Carbon Dioxide and Radioactive Waste

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      Pages 81-102

      Environmental Issues in the Geological Disposal of Carbon Dioxide and Radioactive Waste

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      Pages 103-122

      Risk Assessment, Risk Management and Remediation for the Geological Disposal of Radioactive Waste and Storage of Carbon Dioxide

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      Pages 123-139

      Monitoring Methods Used to Identify the Migration of Carbon Dioxide and Radionuclides in the Geosphere

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      Pages 141-183

      Transport of Carbon Dioxide and Radioactive Waste

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      Pages 185-213

      Engineering Challenges in the Geological Disposal of Radioactive Waste and Carbon Dioxide

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      Pages 215-262

      The Costs of the Geological Disposal of Carbon Dioxide and Radioactive Waste

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      Pages 263-294

      Managing Liability: Comparing Radioactive Waste Disposal and Carbon Dioxide Storage

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      Pages 295-315

      Public Acceptance of Geological Disposal of Carbon Dioxide and Radioactive Waste: Similarities and Differences

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      Pages 317-337

      Comparative Ethical Issues Entailed in the Geological Disposal of Radioactive Waste and Carbon Dioxide in the Light of Climate Change

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      Pages 339-363

      Psychological Perspectives on the Geological Disposal of Radioactive Waste and Carbon Dioxide

  4. Regional Assessments

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 365-365

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      Pages 367-393

      Comparative Assessment of Status and Opportunities for Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage and Radioactive Waste Disposal in North America

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      Pages 395-462

      Comparing the Geological Disposal of Carbon Dioxide and Radioactive Waste in Western Europe

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      Pages 463-487

      Carbon Dioxide and Radioactive Waste in Central and Eastern Europe: A Regional Overview of Geological Storage and Disposal Potential

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      Pages 489-513

      Comparison of the Geological Disposal of Carbon Dioxide and Radioactive Waste in European Russia

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      Pages 515-537

      Comparison Between Geological Disposal of Carbon Dioxide and Radioactive Waste in China

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      Pages 539-567

      Geological Disposal of Carbon Dioxide and Radioactive Waste in the Geotectonically Active Country of Japan

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      Pages 569-588

      The Geological Storage of Carbon Dioxide and Disposal of Nuclear Waste in South Africa

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      Pages 589-611

      Assessment of the Geological Disposal of Carbon Dioxide and Radioactive Waste in Brazil, and Some Comparative Aspects of Their Disposal in Argentina

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 613-638