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Statutes > North-carolina > Chapter_104E > GS_104E-27

§ 104E‑27.  Volumereduction required.

(a)        The Commissionshall develop and adopt rules that require generators of low‑levelradioactive waste to implement best management practices, including prevention,minimization, reduction, segregation, and hold‑for‑decay storage,as a condition of access to any low‑level radioactive waste disposalfacility located in this State.

(b)        Repealed by SessionLaws 2001‑474, s. 6.

(c)        The Departmentshall periodically review the State's comprehensive low‑level radioactivewaste management system and make recommendations to the Governor, cognizantState agencies, and the General Assembly on ways to improve waste management;reduce the amount of waste generated; and minimize the amount of low‑levelradioactive waste that must be disposed of. (1987, c. 850, s. 15.1; 1993, c. 501, s. 5; 2001‑474,s. 6.)