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What does TRU stand for?

TRU stands for Transuranic

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The transuranic wastes generally consisted of gloves, wipes and other expendable laboratory supplies contaminated with low-level radioactive materials (simulated waste was used in the study).
“Nuclear industry officials and policymakers are quietly mounting support for constructing a permanent nuclear waste repository inside a large New Mexico salt formation already used for permanent storage of low-level transuranic waste,” Energy Washington Week reported.
Byline: ANI Washington, Jan 28 (ANI): Physicists at the University of Texas at Austin, US, have designed a new system that, when fully developed, would use a hybrid of nuclear fusion-fission to eliminate most of the transuranic waste produced by nuclear power plants, and contribute to a carbon-free energy future.
Department of Energy must remove all transuranic waste (rags and other debris contaminated with radioactive elements heavier than uranium) from the Idaho National Laboratory.