From 1998 through 2005, the facilities for research and development (R&D) of uranium ore-dressing and uranium fuel etc. were decommissioned and soil contaminated by uranium was collected. All the pieces of apparatus in the nuclear facilities which might be contaminated with uranium were treated as radioactive wastes. At the time of the decommissioning activity, there was no specific value to judge as radioactive wastes. So MMC considered and adopted the pragmatic procedure to judge that soil was radioactive waste or not. During decommissioning facilities and collecting soil, the environmental monitoring was conducted. And it was confirmed that these activities had no influence on the surrounding areas. All decommissioning activities were finished with no difficulty. The wastes generated from the decommissioning activities were packed in the steel containers and have been stored safely in the storehouse built in the same area. In this report, the details of decommissioning activities are described.

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