Processing of High-Temperature Simulated Waste Glass in a Continuous Ceramic Melter

  • S. M. Barnes
  • R. A. Brouns
  • M. S. Hanson
Part of the Advances in Nuclear Science & Technology book series (ANST)


The processing of spent nuclear fuel for defense and commercial purposes has generated a volume of high level liquid waste, which is being retained in storage tanks. The Pacific Northwest Laboratory (PNL), operated by the Battelle Memorial Institute under its contract with the Department of Energy, is developing suitable solidification processes for these and other radioactive wastes.


Spend Nuclear Fuel Waste Glass Flux Agent High Level Liquid Waste Nuclear Waste Management 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. M. Barnes
    • 1
  • R. A. Brouns
    • 1
  • M. S. Hanson
    • 1
  1. 1.Chemical TechnologyPacific Northwest LaboratoryRichlandUSA

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