TABLE 3.2 Generalized Data on the Amounts of Solid Radioactive Waste (SRW) Currently Generated, Reprocessed, and Stored at the Minatom RF Enterprises

Name of Enterprise

Total

Including:

Spent sealed radioactive sources

High-level

Intermediate-level

Ci

103 tons

Ci

103 tons

Ci

103 tons

Ci

Number

SRW generated in 2001

Minatom RF

1.28×106

863

1.28×106

0.905

2.76×103

6.06

1.91×105

14100

PA “Mayak”

1.05×106

1.75

1.05×106

0.529

1.69×103

0.072

6.54×104

1190

SRW treated in 2001

Minatom RF

5.16

2.68

N/A

N/A

2.84

1.85

N/A

N/A

SRW accumulated by end of 2001

Minatom RF

2.29×108

57100

2.29×108

126

3.03×104

815

5.03×106

68000

PA “Mayak”

2.24×108

309

2.24×108

43.8

3.27×103

100

4.78×106

17900

NOTE: Does not include wastes disposed deep underground.

SOURCES: Shatalov (2002), Minatom (2002). Some numbers have been rounded.



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