1Rudenko, LI, 2Khan, VE, 1Kashkovskyi, VI, 1Dzhuzha, OV
1Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry and Petrochemistry of the NAS of Ukraine, Kyiv
2Institute of NPP Safety of the NAS of Ukraine, Chornobyl
Sci. innov. 2014, 10(3):16-25
https://doi.org/10.15407/scine10.03.016
Section: Scientific Basis of Innovation Activities
Language: English
Abstract: 

The research deals with the purification of drain water and distillation residue from organic (polymeric) compounds, transuranic elements, and uranium. The pretreatment method with the use of Sizol type coagulant-flocculant and catalytic oxidation with hydrogen peroxide and ultrafiltration has been proposed. This method prevents the evaporator coking by dust-suppressor and other organic substances vulcanized by heating. The removal of alpha-emitting radionuclides results in the increasing safety of the nuclear power plant operation.

Keywords: distillation residue, drain water, organic compounds, the Chornobyl nuclear power plant, transuranic elements, uranium
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