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You have been given the task to locate a high level nuclear wastedisposal site somewhere in Canada. What would be the criteria forlocating a site? How might you test the site before proceeding withconstruction? What about the social aspects of the disposal siteselection, how could these be overcome? What kind of monitoring wouldhave to be done on the site after it started operation to assure healthand safety? How would this site compare to a disposal for low levelradioactive material? Why has there not been a permanent disposal sitein Canada before now? (Give references)

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