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Towards Transparent, Proportionate and Deliverable Regulation for Geological Disposal

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These workshop proceedings highlight the significant amount of work accomplished over the past decade in delivering transparent, proportionate regulation for geological disposal, and identify important differences between national regulations even if these are not in contradiction with international guidance. They also underline the importance of R&D carried out on behalf of the regulator. In addition to the contributed papers, these proceedings trace the numerous discussions that formed an integral part of the workshop. They constitute an important and unique documentary basis for researchers and radioactive waste management specialists. Themes addressed include duties to future generations, timescales for regulation, stepwise decision making, roles of optimisation and best available techniques (BAT), multiple lines of reasoning, safety and performance indicators, recognition of uncertainties and the importance of stakeholder interactions.

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Establishing Regulatory Criteria that Account for the Inherent Difficulties Associated with the Long-times Frames for Protection

Nuclear Energy Agency

To determine the best approach for long-term used fuel waste management in Canada, NWMO conducted a dialogue with Canadian citizens over a three-year period (2002-2005) under the mandate given to it by the Nuclear Fuel Waste Act.

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