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Title: Development of solvent extraction processes for the H.T.G.C.R. fuel cycle, Part 1 - design of a flow-sheet for the recovery of actinides.
Authors: Baillie, MG
Ryan, RK
Keywords: Flowsheets
Actinides
Spent fuels
Switches
Issue Date: Jun-1965
Publisher: Australian Atomic Energy Commission
Citation: Baillie, M. G., & Ryan, R. K. (1965). Development of solvent extraction processes for the H.T.G.C.R. fuel cycle, part 1 - design of a flow-sheet for the recovery of actinides (AAEC/E139). Lucas Heights, N.S.W.: Research Establishment, Australian Atomic Energy Commission.
Abstract: A preliminary flowsheet for the recovery and decontamination of residual actinides in spent H.T.G.C.R. fuel has been designed. A calculation method for the multicomponent liquid—liquid extraction system H20 - UO2(NO3)2 - Th(NO3)4 - Be(N03)2 - HNO3 - TPP - Kerosene using the limited equilibrium data available is described. The flowsheet which has been designed incorporates a novel "split contactor" concept which is necessary to prevent third phase problems.
Gov't Doc #: 287
URI: http://apo.ansto.gov.au/dspace/handle/10238/87
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