Appendix E

Acronyms

AJHM Advanced Joule-Heated Melter
ALT accelerated leach test
ANSI American Nuclear Standards Industry
ANSTO Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation
ASME American Society of Mechanical Engineers
   
BDAT best demonstrated available technology
   
CAA Clean Air Act
CCIM Cold Crucible Induction Melter
CERCLA Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act
CFD computational fluid dynamics
CFR Code of Federal Regulations
CID Central Internet Database
CNWRA Center for Nuclear Waste Regulatory Analyses
CP&S Cold Pressing and Sintering
CRR Carbon Reduction Reformer
CRWMS Civilian Radioactive Waste Management System
CWF ceramic waste form
   
DBVS Demonstration Bulk Vitrification System
DMR Denitration and Mineralization Reformer


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Appendix E Acronyms AJHM Advanced Joule-Heated Melter ALT accelerated leach test ANSI American Nuclear Standards Industry ANSTO Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation ASME American Society of Mechanical Engineers BDAT best demonstrated available technology CAA Clean Air Act CCIM Cold Crucible Induction Melter CERCLA Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act CFD computational fluid dynamics CFR Code of Federal Regulations CID Central Internet Database CNWRA Center for Nuclear Waste Regulatory Analyses CP&S Cold Pressing and Sintering CRR Carbon Reduction Reformer CRWMS Civilian Radioactive Waste Management System CWF ceramic waste form DBVS Demonstration Bulk Vitrification System DMR Denitration and Mineralization Reformer 291

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292 APPENDIX E DOE-EM U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environmental Management DOE-NE U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Nuclear Energy DWPF Defense Waste Processing Facility EA Environmental Assessment EBS engineered barrier system EPA U.S. Environmental Protection Agency FBSR Fluidized Bed Steam Reforming FCC Fluid Catalytic Cracker FUETHP formed under elevated temperature and pressure FY fiscal year GCMs glass-ceramic materials GTCC Greater-Than-Class-C HAW high-activity waste HLW high-level radioactive waste HLVIT HLW vitrification HWC Hazardous Waste Combustor HWMA Hazardous Waste Management Act ICU In-Container Vitrification ILAW immobilized low-activity waste INL Idaho National Laboratory JHM Joule-Heated Melter LAW low-activity waste LDR land disposal restrictions LLW low-level radioactive waste LRM LAW Reference Material LRO long-range order MACT Maximum Achievable Control Technology MCC Materials Characterization Center MOFS metal-organic frameworks MRN modified random network MRO medium-range order MT metric tons (tonnes) MTHM metric tons heavy metal MTRU mixed transuranic

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293 APPENDIX E NAS National Academy of Sciences NBO non-bridging oxygen atoms NDAA National Defense Authorization Act NRC National Research Council NWPA Nuclear Waste Policy Act NWTRB Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board NWTS Nuclear Waste Terminal Storage NZP sodium zirconium phosphate OCRWM Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management ONWI Office of Nuclear Waste Isolation PA performance assessment PCT Product Consistency Test PHP plasma hearth process PMF powder mineral fuels PNNL Pacific Northwest National Laboratory PUF Pressurized Unsaturated Flow R&D research and development RCRA Resource Conservation and Recovery Act Redox reduction-oxidation SHIVA Advanced Hybrid System for Incineration and Vitrification SNF spent nuclear fuel SPFT Single-Pass Flow-Through SRO short-range order SRS Savannah River Site SSV self-sustaining vitrification SYNROC synthetic rock THOR® Thermal Organic Reduction TRU transuranic TSPA-LA Total System Performance Assessment—License Application TST transition state theory USNRC U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission UTS universal treatment standards VHT Vapor Hydration Test VSL Vitreous State Laboratory WAC waste acceptance criteria

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294 APPENDIX E WASRD Waste Acceptance System Requirements Document WIPP Waste Isolation Pilot Plant WIR waste incidental to reprocessing WISP Waste Isolation System Panel WTP Waste Treatment Plant