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The IAEA ENVIRONET Network Supporting the Remediation of Uranium Mining and Milling Sites

  • Horst Monken Fernandes
  • Philip Michael Carson
Part of the Springer Geology book series (SPRINGERGEOL)

Abstract

This paper describes ENVIRONET, a new initiative of the International Atomic Energy Agency to facilitate information exchange between persons concerned with environmental remediation projects in different counties. The rationale for the development of the ENVIRONET network and the main the functions and facilities of the network are described.

Keywords

International Atomic Energy Agency Uranium Mining Life Cycle Stage Environmental Remediation Nuclear Fuel Cycle 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Horst Monken Fernandes
    • 1
  • Philip Michael Carson
    • 1
  1. 1.International Atomic Energy AgencyViennaAustria

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