[ RadSafe ] Fw: Fw: Radioactive contamination of the ocean
Brennan, Mike (DOH)
Mike.Brennan at DOH.WA.GOV
Mon Apr 4 18:18:20 CDT 2011
Yeah, but engineering a delivery system that bury the waste a hundred meters deep in the sediment in a subduction zone would be really cool.
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Subject: Re: [ RadSafe ] Fw: Radioactive contamination of the ocean
That's nice, but subduction is unecessary. All that is needed is depth and
distance. Nature will take care of the rest. There is a lot of water in the
From: "Neil, David M" <neildm at id.doe.gov>
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Subject: RE: [ RadSafe ] Fw: Radioactive contamination of the ocean
Actually, the subduction zones where that would be effective tend to have
islands along the edge of the over-riding plate. Or continents.
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