Uranium Thorium Conjunction

Thorium | Nuclear Reactor | Nuclear Fission • Thorium is more abundant in nature than uranium. • It is fertile rather than fissile, and can be used in conjunction with fissile material as. nuclear fuel. • Thorium fuels can breed fissile uranium-233. The use of thorium as a new primary energy source has been a tantalizing prospect for many. years. APR 1 1 2000 OFFICE OF SOLID WASTE AND EMERGENCY . conjunction with the memorandimi from OERR and ORIA to the Regions entitled: "Use of Soil Cleanup Criteria in 40 CFR Part 192 as ... thorium-230, thorium-232, uranium- Thorium: Not 'green' not 'viable', and not likely 1 Thorium: Not 'green', not 'viable', and not likely 1. Introduction "With uranium-based nuclear power continuing its decades-long economic    Read More