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Engineering solutions to the management of solid radioactive waste

international conference, 12-14 November 1991, Ramada Renaissance Hotel, Manchester

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Published by Published for IMechE by Mechanical Engineering Publications in Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Radioactive wastes -- Management -- Congresses.,
  • Factory and trade waste -- Congresses.,
  • Refuse and refuse disposal -- Congresses.,
  • Salvage (Waste, etc.) -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementsponsored by Nuclear Energy Committee of the Power Industries Division of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers ; in association with British Nuclear Forum, Institution of Nuclear Engineers, Institution of Civil Engineers.
    GenreCongresses.
    SeriesProceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, IMechE -- 1991-14., Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (Unnumbered), I Mech E conference publications -- 1991-14.
    ContributionsInstitution of Mechanical Engineers (Great Britain). Nuclear Energy Committee., British Nuclear Forum., Institution of Nuclear Engineers (Great Britain), Institution of Civil Engineers (Great Britain)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination170 p. :
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21127782M
    ISBN 100852987684

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