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On Dangers of USNRC Approval of Broken Nuclear Spent Fuel Rod Storage; Lack of Testing-Quality Assurance for Holtec Dry Cask Storage

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Comment (12) of an anonymous individual on FR Doc # 2015-02309
This is a Comment on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Proposed Rule: List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM 100 Cask System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1014, Amendment No. 8, Revision No. 1, Comment Period Closed Mar 9 2015, at 11:59 PM ET
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Holtec implies that they should not have to check the status of the fuel, because of cost to the “user” and speaks of “known” or “suspected” “gross” fuel “breaches”. If they don’t look they can say they don’t know or suspect. This is a huge loophole which the NRC is letting pass through. There is no definition given of grossly breached fuel either. This is all subjective in nature.

These documents violate the clear writing act. What is intended is unclear. Furthermore, it looks like people are being intentionally misled, when discussion…

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December 13, 2015 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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