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Final Rule for Radon-222 Emissions from Licensed Uranium Mill Tailings--Economic Analysis, Final Report. (See U.S. EPA Headquarters Library Copy #PB87-207437).

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This report presents the findings of an economic analysis of alternative proposed work practices for controlling radon-222 emissions during the operation of licensed uranium mills. It gives descriptions of proposed alternative work practices for controlling radon-222 emissions from tailings impoundments and estimates of the benefits and costs of these alternative work practices. It also discusses the probable economic imports of the proposed rules and consideration of the financial impacts of the proposed rule on the owners of existing and future mills and the consumers of nuclear generated electricity.

Descriptors:
Uranium; Tailings; Radon; Mills; Radioactive; Analysis
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1986
A.86.12
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Yes
EPA Office:
Office of Air and Radiation
Office Suboffice:
No suboffice specified
Office Division:
Office of Radiation Programs
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Economic Impact Assessment
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Document Status:
Final
Pages:
239

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