Geological Disposal of Radioactive Waste
Safety Requirements

IAEA Safety Standards Series No. WS-R-4

SSR-5

Subject Classification: 0611-Radioactive waste management

English STI/PUB/1231; (ISBN:92-0-105705-9); 49 pp.; 0 figures; € 18.00; Date Published: 2006

Download PDF (0.38 MB)

This Safety Requirements publication is concerned with providing protection to people and the environment from the hazards associated with waste management activities related to disposal, i.e. hazards that could arise during the operating period and following closure. It sets out the protection objectives and criteria for geological disposal and establishes the requirements that must be met to ensure the safety of this disposal option, consistent with the established principles of safety for radioactive waste management. It is intended for use by those involved in radioactive waste management and in making decisions in relation to the development, operation and closure of geological disposal facilities, especially those concerned with the related regulatory aspects.

Download Order Form PDF
You might also like

Safety of Nuclear Fuel Cycle Facilities ...

IAEA Safety Standards Series - SSR-4

EnglishSTI/PUB/1791

(ISBN:978-92-0-103917-0)

Read more

Communication and Consultation with Interested Parties by the Regulatory Body ...

IAEA Safety Standards Series - GSG-6

EnglishSTI/PUB/1784

(ISBN:978-92-0-102817-4)

Read more

Safety of Nuclear Fuel Cycle Research and Development Facilities ...

IAEA Safety Standards Series - SSG-43

EnglishSTI/PUB/1745

(ISBN:978-92-0-103116-7)

Read more

Safety of Nuclear Fuel Reprocessing Facilities ...

IAEA Safety Standards Series - SSG-42

EnglishSTI/PUB/1744

(ISBN:978-92-0-103016-0)

Read more

Ensuring Robust National Nuclear Safety Systems — Institutional Strength in Depth ...

INSAG Series - 27

EnglishSTI/PUB/1779

(ISBN:978-92-0-102317-9)

Read more

Safety Aspects of Nuclear Power Plants in Human Induced External Events: General Considerations ...

Safety Reports Series - 86

EnglishSTI/PUB/1721

(ISBN:978-92-0-111015-2)

Read more

Safety Aspects of Nuclear Power Plants in Human Induced External Events: Margin Assessment ...

Safety Reports Series - 88

EnglishSTI/PUB/1723

(ISBN:978-92-0-111415-0)

Read more

Impact of Open Phase Conditions on Electrical Power Systems of Nuclear Power Plants ...

Safety Reports Series - 91

EnglishSTI/PUB/1755

(ISBN:978-92-0-108516-0)

Read more

Safety of Research Reactors ...

IAEA Safety Standards Series - SSR-3

EnglishSTI/PUB/1751

(ISBN:978-92-0-104816-5)

Read more

Predisposal Management of Radioactive Waste from Nuclear Fuel Cycle Facilities ...

IAEA Safety Standards Series - SSG-41

EnglishSTI/PUB/1720

(ISBN:978-92-0-110315-4)

Read more

Safety Reassessment for Nuclear Fuel Cycle Facilities in Light of the Accident at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Pl ...

Safety Reports Series - 90

EnglishSTI/PUB/1726

(ISBN:978-92-0-101916-5)

Read more

Performing Safety Culture Self-assessments ...

Safety Reports Series - 83

EnglishSTI/PUB/1682

(ISBN:978-92-0-101515-0)

Read more

Leadership and Management for Safety ...

IAEA Safety Standards Series - GSR Part 2

EnglishSTI/PUB/1750

(ISBN:978-92-0-104516-4)

Read more

Predisposal Management of Radioactive Waste from Nuclear Power Plants and Research Reactors ...

IAEA Safety Standards Series - SSG-40

EnglishSTI/PUB/1719

(ISBN:978-92-0-109815-3)

Read more