|Document ID (ISN)||111260|
|Convention or series no.
||Safety Guide No. SSG-1
||Borehole disposal facilities for radioactive waste - Specific safety Guide
||International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Wagramerstrasse 5, P.O. Box 100, 1400 Wien, Austria, 2009. 98p. Illus. 48 ref. Price: EUR 32.00. Downloadable version free of charge.
||Safety_Guide_No. SSG-1.pdf [in English]
||This guide addresses the safety issues relevant to the disposal of disused sealed sources and provides guidance on meeting the safety requirements and criteria for such facilities. In addition to making recommendations on safety for borehole facilities, such as in site selection and characterization, design and operation, and for closure and post-closure, it also covers provision for containment and isolation, and the performance requirements of the engineered components of the disposal system.
||IAEA; well drilling; disposal of radioactive waste
||neighbourhood protection; safety guides; legal aspects; description of technique
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||IAEA|
|Broad subject area(s)