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The effects of climatic change on Biosphere transport of repository derived radionuclides - RP0113

To provide MAFF with information on the effects of climatic change on the transport of radioactive material originating from th proposed NIREX deep waste repository. This review will be based on the interpretation of past climatic states and present day analogues.
To consider a number of future climate states for the sellafeild region and define parameters for the transfer of repository derived radionuclides through the biosphere
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1994

To: 1994

Cost: £6,000
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Intera Information Technologies Limited