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assessment of the flammability and explosion potential of transuranic waste

Matthew Silva

assessment of the flammability and explosion potential of transuranic waste

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Published by Environmental Evaluation Group in Albuquerque, N.M. (7007 Wyoming Blvd. NE, Suite F-2, Albuquerque 87109) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Radioactive waste disposal -- Risk assessment.,
  • Alpha-bearing wastes -- Flammability.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMatthew Silva.
    SeriesEEG ;, 48, EEG (Series) ;, 48.
    ContributionsNew Mexico. Environmental Evaluation Group.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD898.14.R57 S54 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 87 p. :
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1048366M
    LC Control Number93621032

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