The long-term safety and performance analyses of the surface disposal facility for the Belgian category A waste at Dessel

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The long-term safety and performance analyses of the surface disposal facility for the Belgian category A waste at Dessel. / Cool, W.; Vermariën, E.; Wacquier, W.; Perko, Janez; Van Iseghem, Pierre (Peer reviewer).

Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Environmental Remediation and Radioactive Waste Management - ICEM2013 (on CD). United States, 2013. p. 1-10.

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Cool, W, Vermariën, E, Wacquier, W, Perko, J & Van Iseghem, P 2013, The long-term safety and performance analyses of the surface disposal facility for the Belgian category A waste at Dessel. in Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Environmental Remediation and Radioactive Waste Management - ICEM2013 (on CD). United States, pp. 1-10, ICEM 2013 - 15th International Conference On Environmental Remediation And Radioactive Waste Management, Brussels, Belgium, 2013-09-08.

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Cool, W., Vermariën, E., Wacquier, W., Perko, J., & Van Iseghem, P. (2013). The long-term safety and performance analyses of the surface disposal facility for the Belgian category A waste at Dessel. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Environmental Remediation and Radioactive Waste Management - ICEM2013 (on CD) (pp. 1-10). United States.

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Cool W, Vermariën E, Wacquier W, Perko J, Van Iseghem P. The long-term safety and performance analyses of the surface disposal facility for the Belgian category A waste at Dessel. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Environmental Remediation and Radioactive Waste Management - ICEM2013 (on CD). United States. 2013. p. 1-10

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Cool, W. ; Vermariën, E. ; Wacquier, W. ; Perko, Janez ; Van Iseghem, Pierre. / The long-term safety and performance analyses of the surface disposal facility for the Belgian category A waste at Dessel. Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Environmental Remediation and Radioactive Waste Management - ICEM2013 (on CD). United States, 2013. pp. 1-10

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