It’s a Stellar start for GeoMelt ICV

The GeoMelt ICV technology, suitable for vitrifying mixed ILW and LLW – including heterogeneous items, contaminated soil, radioactive asbestos and ion exchange resins - into a monolithic block, has been tested and approved for use by the NNL at Sellafield. It was initially developed by the US Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and the US company Kurion to treat hazardous wastes, and could have great potential in treating problematic waste streams better than grout-based stabilisation.

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