Appendix J
Acronyms


AK:

acceptable knowledge

ALARA:

as low as reasonably achievable


CAO:

Carlsbad Area Office

CBFO:

Carlsbad Field Office

CH-TRU:

contact-handled transuranic


DOE:

U.S. Department of Energy


EPA:

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency


NMED:

New Mexico Environment Department


PUREX:

plutonium uranium extraction


RH-TRU:

remote-handled transuranic

RCRA:

Resource Conservation and Recovery Act


SCG:

summary category group


WIPP:

Waste Isolation Pilot Plant

WWIS:

WIPP Waste Information System



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Characterization of Remote-Handled Transuranic Waste for the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant: Final Report Appendix J Acronyms AK: acceptable knowledge ALARA: as low as reasonably achievable CAO: Carlsbad Area Office CBFO: Carlsbad Field Office CH-TRU: contact-handled transuranic DOE: U.S. Department of Energy EPA: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency NMED: New Mexico Environment Department PUREX: plutonium uranium extraction RH-TRU: remote-handled transuranic RCRA: Resource Conservation and Recovery Act SCG: summary category group WIPP: Waste Isolation Pilot Plant WWIS: WIPP Waste Information System