DOD

U.S. Department of Defense

DOE

U.S. Department of Energy

DOT

U.S. Department of Transportation


ECCS

Emergency Core Cooling System

EIS

Environmental Impact Statement

EM

Office of Environmental Management (DOE)

EPA

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

ERDA

Energy Research and Development Administration

ERDF

Environmental Restoration Disposal Facility (at Hanford, Washington)

EU

European Union

EW

Exempt Waste


FFCF

Fuel Cycle Facilities Forum

FRC

Federal Radiation Council

FUSRAP

Formerly Utilized Sites Remedial Action Program


GAO

U.S. Government Accountability Office

GTCC

Greater-Than-Class-C


HLW

High-Level Waste

HPS

Health Physics Society

HSWA

Hazardous and Solid Waste Amendments


IAEA

International Atomic Energy Agency

ICRP

International Commission on Radiological Protection

ISCORS

Interagency Steering Committee on Radiation Standards


LAW

Low-Activity Waste

LILW—LL

Low and Intermediate Level Waste—Long Lived

LILW—SL

Low and Intermediate Level Waste—Short Lived

LLW

Low-Level Waste

LLWPA

Low-Level Waste Policy Act (1980, amended 1985)


MARSSIM

Multi-Agency Radiation Survey and Site Investigation Manual

MCL

Maximum Contaminant Level

MCLG

Maxiumum Containment Limit Goals

MIMS

Manifest Information Management System

MLLW

Mixed Low-Level Waste

MOU

Memorandum of Understanding



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