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NRC Issues Draft Standard Review Plan Section Revision Related to Radioactive Waste Management

The NRC is issuing a draft revision to the following sections of  NUREG-0800, “Standard Review Plan for the Review of Safety Analysis Reports for Nuclear Power Plants: LWR Edition,” Section 11.1 “Coolant Source Terms”; Section 11.2 “Liquid Waste Management System”; Section 11.3 “Gaseous Waste Management System”; Section 11.4, “Solid Waste Management System”; Section 11.5 “Process and Effluent Radiological Monitoring Instrumentation and Sampling Systems”;  Branch Technical Position 11–3, ‘‘Design Guidance for Solid Radioactive Waste Management Systems Installed in Light-Water-Cooled Nuclear Power Reactor Plants’’; Branch Technical Position 11–5, ‘‘Postulated Radioactive Releases Due to a Waste Gas System Leak or Failure’’; and Branch Technical Position 11–6, ‘‘Postulated Radioactive Releases due to Liquid Containing Tank Failures’’ for comment.  The current Standard Review Plan (SRP) does not contain guidance for staff review of chilled water.  Comments are due by November 17, 2014.

To access the Federal Register notice, click here.