Nuclear Waste Cleanup: Programs, Management and Alternatives

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Josh Levine (Editor)

Series: Waste and Waste Management
BISAC: TEC010020; TEC028000

Atomic energy activities supported by the federal government generated large amounts of radioactive and hazardous waste over several decades of nuclear weapons production and energy research. This waste has contaminated soil, groundwater, and structures at sites across the country, posing potential risks to human health and the environment.

Table of Contents

Preface

Chapter 1. Nuclear Waste Cleanup: Army Corps Could Benefit from Following Leading Practices for Program Management for Contaminated Sites
United States Government Accountability Office

Chapter 2. Nuclear Waste Cleanup: DOE Needs to Address Weaknesses in Program and Contractor Management at Los Alamos
United States Government Accountability Office

Chapter 3. DOE Nuclear Cleanup: Clear Guidance on Categorizing Activities and an Assessment of Contract Cost Effectiveness Needed
United States Government Accountability Office

Chapter 4. Hanford Cleanup: DOE Should Consider Including Expedited Nuclear Waste Treatment Alternatives in Upcoming Analysis
United States Government Accountability Office

Index

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