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FUEL FABRICATION, NUCLEAR MATERIAL MANAGEMENT, NONPROLIFERATION ACTIVITIES


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Zero Power Physics Reactor (ZPPR) is a Hazard Category 2 nuclear facility that consists of a workroom, cell area and material storage vault. The workroom houses the equipment utilized for material inspection and repackaging. The cell area is used for experiment and detection training for various customers, including National and Homeland Security. The vault contains and supplies materials used for programs in multiple facilities at the Materials and Fuels Complex and other Idaho National Laboratory locations.

Basic Capabilities:

  • Transuranic and enriched-uranium materials storage

  • Transuranic and enriched-uranium material inspection/repackaging

  • Transuranic and enriched-uranium material handling for experiments and training

Instruments:

  
  
  
  
  
  
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