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NUCLEAR AND RADIATION FACILITIES

 

Nuclear facility shall mean:

  • a facility for processing or for enrichment of nuclear materials or for production of nuclear fuel,
  • a nuclear reactor in critical or sub-critical assembly,
  • a research reactor,
  • a nuclear power-plant and heating plant,
  • a facility for storing, processing, treating or disposing nuclear fuel or highly radioactive waste, and a facility for storing, processing or disposing low or medium radioactive waste.

Nuclear facilities in Slovenia:

 

 

Radiation facility shall mean:

  • a facility with one or more radiation sources, intended for irradiation, which are likely to cause an overexposure of members of the public,
  • a facility including one or more unsealed radioactive sources, which are likely to cause an overexposure of members of the public due to a release of radioactive substances into the environment,
  • a facility from which, due to the carrying out radiation practices, radioactive substances with an activity exceeding ten times exemption level are annually discharged into the environment,
  • a facility intended for the extraction, processing and enrichment of nuclear mineral raw materials, and
  • a repository of mine tailings and hydro-metallurgical tailings, produced in the extraction of nuclear raw materials.

Radiation facility in Slovenia:

 

 

National infrastructure facility is a facility intended for:

  • the state commercial public service of radioactive waste management,
  • the state commercial public service of disposal of radioactive waste and spent fuel from nuclear facilities, or the disposal of mining or hydro-metallurgical tailings or
  • the state commercial public service of long-term supervision and maintenance of the repositories of mining and hydro-metallurgical tailings appearing in the extraction of nuclear mineral raw materials.

A national infrastructure facility and the site on which it is built is owned by the state and shall not be subject to legal transactions.

 

National infrastructure facility:

 

 

Radiation and nuclear facilities in Slovenia.