Roger Y. Anderson is a Senior Research Professor in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at the University of New Mexico. Dr. Anderson has been a consultant on the geologic aspects of nuclear waste disposal for Sandia National Laboratories, Argonne National Laboratories and the New Mexico WIPP Environmental Evaluation Group (EEG).
Information on WIPP, LANL and more. Detailed information on the WIPP hazardous waste permit hearings including summaries of testimony.
Some information on the 50,000-plus drums of transuranic waste stored at LANL awaiting shipment to WIPP. More information on Area G, LANL's large and growing Material DIsposal Area (MDA) where the WIPP waste is stored. Navigate to LANL Waste, Visit Area G and Descriptions of Individual MDAs--Material Disposal Area G
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Information on WIPP's operating permit and permit modifications. Their homepage also has links to various regulations and other information.
Testimony at the New Mexico Environment Department's WIPP permit hearing. Dr. Phillips holds a doctorage in karst geomorphology and has studied many aspects of WIPP including geology and hydrology for over 20 years.
The official line on WIPP
Lots of information on the proposed high level waste repository at Yucca Mountain, the Nevada Test Site, and more
This is a state of New Mexico site with some information on transportation
Some of the Transuranic Waste Generator Sites