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Title
Title:
Generated Nuclear Waste
SubTitle:
Regional level
Filename:  
reg_waste_nuclear
 
 
 
General Description
Abstract:
The Objectives: - To ensure the exchange of information and experience and increase understanding on management of long-lived waste, spent fuel and decommissioning waste. - To elaborate waste management strategies, including regulatory approaches. - To increase scientific and technical knowledge for the management of radioactive waste. - To enhance co-operation with non-member countries with a view to promoting safe waste management practices and addressing current waste management concerns.
Purpose:
To assist Member countries in the area of radioactive waste management, developing safe management and disposal strategies for spent fuel, long-lived waste, and waste from the decommissioning of nuclear facilities.
Units:
Metric Tons of Heavy Metal
GEO Theme:
Socio-Economy
GEO Data Category:   
Waste Production and Management
Type:
Data downloads
Subtype:
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Language:
English
Status:
Complete
Maintenance:
Unknown
 
 
 
Keywords
GEMET Theme:
Waste
Free Keywords:
Waste, pollution, generated nuclear waste, regional level
 
 
 
Online Reference
URL:
http://www.oecd.org
File Format:
Excel spreadsheet
 
 
 
Spatial Reference
Coverage:
World
Coordinates:
 
North
90
 
West -180
 
180 East
 
-90
South
 
Region:
World
Subregion:
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Resolution:
Region
 
 
 
Temporal Reference
Covered Time:
1998
 
 
 
Responsability
Person:
Jaap Van Woerden
Organization:
UNEP/DEWA/GRID-Geneva
Address:
11, chemin des Anemones
 
 
Postal Code:
1219
City:
Chatelaine
State:
Geneva
Country:
Switzerland
Phone:
+41 22 917 82 94
Fax:
+41 22 917 80 29
Email:
geo@grid.unep.ch
 
 
Publisher:
UNEP/GRID
Publ. Place:
Geneva
 
 
Publ. Year:
2002
Data Source:
OECD
Data Provider:
OECD
Copyright:
UNEP/GRID
User Constr.:
Public
 
 
 
Metadata Information
Person:
Gregory Giuliani
Organization:
UNEP/DEWA/GRID-Geneva
Address:
11, Chemin des Anemones
 
 
Postal Code:
1219
City:
Chatelaine
State:
Geneva
Country:
Switzerland
Phone:
+41 22 917 82 94
Fax:
+41 22 917 80 29
Email:
geo@grid.unep.ch
 
 
Date:
20020501
 
 
 
 
 
GIS Data Info
Projection:
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Min. Scale:
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Max. Scale
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Data Resol.:
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Data Format:
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Statistics Data Info
Aggregation method
Mehtod:
Sum
Weight factor:
-----
Comments:
The value "-9999" corresponds to "No Data". The data is aggregated at subregional, regional and global level.
 
Interpolations/Extrapolations
Interpolations:
None
Extrapolations:
None
Method:
Other
Comments:
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Calculated pre 1991-1992 relative country share
Former USSR:
None
Former Yugoslavia SFR:
None
Former Czechoslovakia:
None
Former Ethiopia:
None
Comments:
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General comments
Country notes:
Data for Spain, Sweden, United States of America and United Kingdom are based on provisional data according to the provider.
Definitions:
Generated Nuclear Waste: Wastes from spent fuel in nuclear power plants, one part of nuclear power waste, in tons of heavy metal.
Comments:
Copyright c 2002 (Aggregations) United Nations Environment Programme/DEWA/GRID-Geneva. Data aggregation made by Andrea DeBono and Ola Nordbeck (UNEP/DEWA/GRID-Geneva).