MOX


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MOX

Abbreviation for moxalactam.
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These are the kinds of bipartisan voices we need supporting the MOX Project and nuclear threat reduction," Richardson said.
These sites manufacture the MOX fuel (Mixture of OXides of uranium and plutonium) which is a product from recycling.
Under the government's nuclear cycle policy, Kansai Electric used MOX fuel at the Takahama No.
The consultation looked at the possibility of building a new MOX plant, potentially at Sellafield, because it would be a cheaper option than using the existing facility which has been beset by operational difficulties.
A British Nuclear Group spokesman added that when shipping MOX to Japan it made sense to transport more radioactive material, which meant invoking even more stringent safety standards.
While our relations with the UK Government are stronger than ever, let there be no doubt that Ireland will continue to use every option open to us to see an end to MOX.
With chants of ``Ireland says no, MOX must go'', the protesters beat drums and danced outside the gates as workers arrived this morning.
Furthermore in February, BNFL announced that two MOX fuel rods waiting for shipment to the Takahama reactor had been mixed with a screw and a concrete block, respectively.
There's hot young TV actor of the moment James Van Der Beek as a book-reading second-string quarterback named Mox, who's basically a beefed-up variation on his cuddlesome ``Dawson's Creek'' intellectual.
MOX presently is available for the Apple iPhone and iPod touch.
Richardson said while he's heard some are trying to stop funding MOX and end construction of the facility that is more than 67 percent finished, no alternative to MOX currently exists that fulfills the agreement with Russia.
In 2008, Dutch utility EPZ determined to flourish its nuclear fuel supply and selected Areva to fabricate MOX fuel for the Borssele plant, including a 500 MWe pressurized water reactor.