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Atomic Energy

, Volume 125, Issue 4, pp 219–223 | Cite as

Decommissioning Features of BN-350, -600 Fast Reactors

  • Yu. V. Nosov
  • A. V. Rovneiko
  • O. L. Tashlykov
  • S. E. Shcheklein
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The general features and strategies of decommissioning BN-350 are presented. The features of sodium purification by 137Cs removal, coolant drainage from the reactor vessel, and transfer of sodium into a passive state are presented. The plans for decommissioning BN-350 are presented. The possibility of using the BN-350 sodium-handling technologies for BN-600 is examined.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yu. V. Nosov
    • 1
  • A. V. Rovneiko
    • 1
  • O. L. Tashlykov
    • 2
  • S. E. Shcheklein
    • 2
  1. 1.Beloyarskaya NPPZarechnyiRussia
  2. 2.Ural Federal UniversityEkaterinburgRussia

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