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FUEL REPROCESSING [1 record]

Record 1 2014-08-06

English

Subject field(s)
  • Nuclear Science and Technology
  • Nuclear Power Stations
  • Waste Management
DEF

The processing of nuclear fuel after its use in a reactor to remove fission products and recover fissile and fertile material.

OBS

fuel reprocessing: term and definition standardized by ISO in 1997.

Key term(s)
  • reprocessing of used fuel
  • reprocessing of spent fuel
  • reprocessing of irradiated fuel

French

Domaine(s)
  • Sciences et techniques nucléaires
  • Centrales nucléaires
  • Gestion des déchets
DEF

Traitement du combustible nucléaire après son utilisation dans un réacteur, en vue d'extraire les produits de fission et de récupérer les matières fissiles et fertiles.

OBS

retraitement : terme publié au Journal officiel de de la République française le 22 septembre 2000.

OBS

retraitement du combustible irradié : terme et définition normalisés par l'ISO en 1997.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Ciencia y tecnología nucleares
  • Centrales nucleares
  • Gestión de los desechos
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