ASTM WK22912

    New Practice for Laboratory Testing to Support Predictions of the Long-Term Behavior of Waste Forms Used for Geological Disposal of High-Level Radioactive Waste1

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    WK22912

    1. Scope

    This practice describes how testing and analytical methods can be used to develop and support models for predicting the long-term behavior of waste form materials used to immobilize high-level radioactive waste for disposal in a monitored geologic repository. This includes, but is not limited to, glass, glass-ceramic, and metallic waste forms


    Keywords

    Geological; Waste forms; radioactive wastes

    The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    02-07-2009

    Technical Contact:

    Technical Contact:
    Bill Ebert

    Status:
    Draft Under Development