Optimising FED Treatment in Magnox

The NDA has published a strategy paper on optimising the number and location of Fuel Element Debris FED Treatment (Dissolution) Facilities in Magnox Limited.

This paper is consistent with the NDA’s Integrated Waste Management (IWM) Strategy, which states that centralised and multi-site approaches should be considered where it may be advantageous. A small number of credible options have been identified, which will be taken forward for further assessment.

Main Paper: Optimising the number and location of FED Treatment (Dissolution) Facilities in Magnox Limited Credible Options May 2013 (2Mb)

Summary Paper: Optimising the number and location of FED Treatment (Dissolution) Facilities in Magnox Limited Credible Options May 2013 (200Kb)

The NDA welcomes comments from stakeholders on the options presented, which will be considered together with the further work the NDA is undertaking to identify a preferred option.

Comments should be sent to strategy@nda.gov.uk  by Sunday 9 June 2013