WG 5 – Waste Management
Chairperson: Ms. Nuria Prieto Serrano (firstname.lastname@example.org),
Co-Secretary: Mr. Benjamin Maquestieau (email@example.com).
Co-Secretary: Ms. Alexandra van Kalleveen (Alexandra.VAN-KALLEVEEN@ec.europa.eu).
Scope of Activities:
Regular meetings, studies of compared law, elaboration of synthesis papers. Think-tank, forum of discussion and presentation of the main legislative proposals in radioactive waste management.
Management of Spent Fuel and Radioactive Waste in a wide sense:
- sustainability, responsibility towards future generations,
- public information and participation (in particular in the site selection for repositories),
- ethical and environmental concerns,
- particular situations: legacy waste, NORM, etc. (if so requested by the group).
The members come from different areas: waste management organizations, regulators, Government, private consultants, academic. The WG is conceived as a place for interchange of views and experiences among the different areas and countries. The topics for study and discussion are selected following the proposals of the group members and initiative of the chair and vicechairs.
We encourage the active participation in the group. We welcome nuclear lawyers and also professionals with technical background showing interest for nuclear law.