High-level nuclear waste
high-level nuclear waste
Glossary of "Environmental Science: Earth as a Living Planet (2nd ed.)" by Botkin & Keller (1998)
- Extremely toxic nuclear waste, such as spent fuel elements from commercial reactors. A sense of urgency surrounds determining how we may eventually dispose of this waste material.
- Botkin, D. B. & Keller, E. A. 1998. Environmental Science: Earth as a Living Planet, 2nd ed. -xxxxii + 649 pp. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York.