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Nuclear power plants low level radioactive waste storage status
Last Update: Jan 12, 2022
Nuclear power plants low level radioactive waste storage status
(December 2021)

Modern air-conditioned, automated and well-shielded storage facilities have been constructed to ensure enough storage capacity to accommodate all the anticipated LLRW at each NPP. These include two 40,000 drums facilities at Kuosheng NPP, a 23,000 drums and a 40,000 drums facility at Chinshan NPP and a 31,000 drums facility at Maanshan NPP. 
 
Plant Solidified Spent Resin Combustible Compressible Others Total
Chinshan 9,088 6,695 9,114 11,541 9,715 46,153
Kuosheng 26,849 11,244 1,551 1,716 16,911 58,271
Maanshan 2,947 2,219 1,470 1,736 1,309 9,681
Total 38,884 20,158 12,135 14,993 27,935 114,105
*Unit: 55 gallon drums