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WIPP – Permit Page

 

NMED WIPP Permit Page

The current Permit Parts and Attachments are available in MSWord and PDF.

Permit Table of Contents – March 2018 
Part 1 – General Permit Conditions – September 2017 
Part 2 – General Facility Conditions  March 2018
Part 3 – Container StorageFebruary 2014
Part 4 – Geologic Repository DisposalOctober 2016
Part 5 – Ground-water Detection Monitoring May 8, 2012
Part 6 – Closure Requirements – March 2018
Part 7 – Post-closure Care Plan Nov 30, 2010
Part 8 – Corrective Action for SWMUs and AOCsNov 30, 2010

Attachments
A – General Facility Description and Process Information March 2018
A1 – Container Storage October 2013
A2 – Geologic Repository – March 2018
A3 – Drawing Number 51-W-214-W, “Underground Facilities Typical Disposal Panel”Nov 30, 2010
A4 – Traffic Patterns March 2018
B – Hazardous Waste Permit Application Part A March 2018
C – Waste Analysis Plan March 2018
C1 – Waste Characterization Sampling MethodsMarch 13 , 2013
C2 – (Reserved) March 13 , 2013
C3 – Quality Assurance Objectives and Data Validation Techniques for Waste Characterization Sampling and Analytical Methods January 2016
C4 – TRU Mixed Waste Characterization Using Acceptable Knowledge September 2017
C5 – Quality Assurance Project Plan RequirementsMarch 13 , 2013
C6 – Audit and Surveillance ProgramMarch 2015
C7 – TRU Waste Confirmation – June 2018
D – RCRA Contingency Plan June 2018
E – Inspection Schedule, Process and Forms June 2018
F – Facility Personnel Permit Training Program – March 2018
G – Closure Plan – June 2018
G1 – Detailed Design Report for an Operation Phase Panel Closure System Nov 30, 2010
G1-G – Technical Specifications, Panel Closure System – March 2018
G1-H – Design DrawingsNov 30, 2010
G2 – Shaft Sealing System Compliance Submittal Design Report September 2017
G2-A – Material SpecificationsNov 30, 2010
G2-B – Shaft Sealing Construction ProceduresNov 30, 2010
G2-E – Design DrawingsNov 30, 2010
G3 – Radiological Surveys to Indicate Potential Hazardous Waste Releases – Oct 2013
H – Post-Closure PlanJanuary 2016
H1 – Active Institutional ControlsNov 1, 2012
I – Compliance Schedule (Reserved)Nov 30, 2010
J – Hazardous Waste Management Unit Tables Apr 15, 2011
K – Solid Waste Management Unit (SWMU) and Area of Concern (AOC) Tables –  Oct 2013
L – WIPP Groundwater Detection Monitoring Program Plan December 2017
M – Figures (Reserved) Nov 30, 2010
N – Confirmatory Volatile Organic Compound Monitoring Plan – September 2017 
N1 – Hydrogen and Methane Monitoring PlanJan 31, 2012
O – Mine Ventilation Rate Monitoring Plan March 2018

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The current WIPP Permit is also available in both MSWord and Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF).
WIPP Permit in MSWord
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