Essay 2 Nuclear Waste Storage

Essay 2 Nuclear Waste Storage - Name: Kai Chen Course Name:...

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Name: Kai Chen Course Name: Issue in Biology Date: 25/10/10 Professor: Jay Wildt Assignment: Essay 2 Nuclear Waste Storage The nuclear waste material is the useless waste material after screening from the nuclear reactor and the process of nuclear fuel production and machining (Michio and Jennifer, 1983). There are three characteristics of nuclear waste material. The first one is it has radioactivity, it can radiates harmful radial and can not use normal physics, chemistry or biology method to eliminate. The second characteristic of nuclear waste material is radiation hazards. It means when the harmful radial from nuclear waste material touch stuffs can make some hazard damage, such as burn people’s skin. The third characteristic is generating heat. After a series of reaction, the nuclear waste material will generate a lot of heat from the inside and makes pollution (Wang, 2009). Therefore, because of those dangers characteristic, how to handling and storage the nuclear waste materials safety and permanently is a serious problem for every country. Scientists from many countries used to think about several ways to storage the nuclear waste materials, and the way to storage is according three types of specificactivity nuclear waste materials, which are high-level wastes, mid- level wastes
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