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Abstract

The document, which has been prepared in the framework of activities of the CEC fast-reactor safety working group (SWG), consists of safety criteria and guidelines for fast reactors. It represents the common view of all EC Member States which have a fast-reactor programme or are interested in fast-reactor development. The criteria and guidelines are structured according to different types of possible faults, such as core reactivity faults, general cooling faults, sub-assembly faults, faults outside the core and causes external to the station. Only those events are considered which are in the design basis of current fast-reactor projects. Proposed measures or guidelines to satisfy the criteria are based on present knowledge and proven technology.

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Authors: CEC CEC BRUXELLES (BE), CEC BRUXELLES (BE)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 12669 EN (1990) 40 PP., FS, ECU 5 AVAILABLE FROM THE OFFICE FOR OFFICIAL PUBLICATIONS OF THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES, L-2985 LUXEMBOURG ISBN 92-826-1270-8
Availability: Can be ordered online
Record Number: 1989128047200 / Last updated on: 1990-11-09
Category: PUBLICATION
Available languages: en