[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 147 (Tuesday, August 1, 2006)]
[Pages 43527-43528]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-12369]



Request for a License To Import Radioactive Waste

    Pursuant to 10 CFR 110.70(C) ``Public notice of receipt of an 
application,'' please take notice that the Nuclear Regulatory 
Commission has received the following request for an import license. 
Copies of the request are available electronically through ADAMS and 
can be accessed through the Public Electronic Reading Room (PERR) link 
http://www.nrc.gov/NRC/ADAMS/index.html at the NRC Homepage.
    The application includes in its quantity and activity level two 
barrels of contaminated rags, gloves, and clothing which, in 2004, were 
inadvertently shipped from France to AREVA NP without a specific NRC 
import license.
    A request for a hearing or petition for leave to intervene may be 
filed within 30 days after publication of this notice in the Federal 
Register. Any request for hearing or petition for leave to intervene 
shall be served by the requestor or petitioner upon the applicant, the 
Office of the General Counsel, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, 
Washington, DC 20555; the Secretary, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory 
Commission, Washington, DC 20555; and the Executive Secretary, U.S. 
Department of State, Washington, DC 20520.
    The information concerning this import license application follows.

                                         NRC Import License Application
    Name of applicant Date of               Description of material
    application Date received     ------------------------------------------       End use          Country of
    Application No. Docket No.        Material type        Total quantity                             origin
AREVA NP Inc., May 1, 2006, May    Class A radioactive  Up to 457 kilograms  Waste generated      France.
 18, 2006, IW018, 11005628.         waste in the form    of dry activated     from
                                    of contaminants of   materials            decontaminating
                                    compacted dry        contaminated with    and inspecting
                                    activated waste--    various              Dominion
                                    gloves, rags, and    radionuclides.       Generation Surry
                                    clothing and Class   Total activity       Power Station's
                                    C resins.            level of Class A     Reactor Coolant
                                                         waste not to         Pump is to be
                                                         exceed .07 TBq.      returned to AREVA.
                                                        Up to 88 kilograms    It is to be sent
                                                         of Class C resins    to Energy
                                                         with a total         Solutions
                                                         activity level not   (Duratek) for
                                                         to exceed 0.21 TBq.  processing and
                                                                              then to Barnwell,
                                                                              South Carolina for
                                                                              burial. If not
                                                                              sent to Energy
                                                                              Solutions, the
                                                                              resin will be
                                                                              returned to the
                                                                              Surry Plant's
                                                                              resin holding tank.

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    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

     Dated this 11th day of July 2006 at Rockville, Maryland.
Margaret M. Doane,
Deputy Director, Office of International Programs.
 [FR Doc. E6-12369 Filed 7-31-06; 8:45 am]