The Safety of the Nuclear Fuel Cycle - Third Edition

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The procurement and preparation of fuel for nuclear power reactors, followed by its recovery, processing and management subsequent to reactor discharge, are frequently referred to as the nuclear fuel cycle. The facilities associated with these activities have an extensive and well-documented safety record accumulated over the past 50 years by technical experts and safety authorities. This third edition of The Safety of the Nuclear Fuel Cycle presents an up-to-date analysis of the safety aspects of the nuclear fuel cycle.

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Safety Records of Fuel Cycle Facilities

Nuclear Energy Agency

Collective dose, when provided hereafter for an individual facility, may vary considerably from year to year, depending on many parameters. Its general trend is provided as an indicator of the radiation protection efficiency, that is to say the ability of the operator to control radiation spread through efficient operation and maintenance. It should not be used in such case as an health indicator.

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