Definition of High-level radioactive waste
1. Noun. Radioactive waste that left in a nuclear reactor after the nuclear fuel has been consumed.
Lexicographical Neighbors of High-level Radioactive Waste
Literary usage of High-level radioactive waste
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Nuclear Legislation: Analytical Study : Regulatory and Institutional by OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (2000)
"... to the United Kingdom for reprocessing are due to be returned as vitrified high-level radioactive waste to the Netherlands within the next five years, ..."
2. Nuclear Waste Storage and Disposal Policy: Hearing Before the Committee on edited by Frank Murkowski (1999)
"Facilitate Transportation—Authorize the designation, construction and operation of facilities to transport civilian high-level radioactive waste to a ..."
3. An International Spent Nuclear Fuel Storage Facility: Exploring a Russian by Glenn E. Schweitzer, A. Chelsea Sharber (2005)
"End Points for Spent Nuclear Fuel and High-Level Radioactive Waste in Russia ... Rethinking High-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal: A Position Statement of ..."
4. Radioactive Waste Management Programmes in OECD/NEA Member Countriesby OECD Nuclear Energy Agency by OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (2005)
"Category of waste high-level radioactive waste (vitrified waste] Waste generated from nuclear reactors TRU waste Waste from uranium fabrication facilities ..."