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What does HLNW stand for?

HLNW stands for High-Level Nuclear Waste

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Specific subjects examined include corrosion issues related to disposal of high-level nuclear waste in the Yucca Mountain Repository, immobilization of radionuclide on iron canister material at simulated near-field conditions, electron energy-loss near-edge structure of zircon, and tribochemical treatment of immobilization of radioactive wastes.
In a letter sent to the governor after the notification by phone, Abraham emphasized that his department's analyses show the site is "technically suitable" for storing spent nuclear fuel, excess plutonium from dismantled nuclear weapons, and other so-called high-level nuclear waste that's currently located at more than 131 sites in 39 states.