uranium oxide


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uranium oxide

[yə′rā·nē·əm ′äk‚sīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
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Rapporteur of the Parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Hossein Naqavi said Tehran was taking a "serious and concrete confidence-building measure" by converting some of the 20 percent enriched stockpile into U3O8, or uranium oxide, in the form of powder.
The Company plans to continue to drill and develop a number of palaeochannel hosted uranium oxide resources including the Stallion, Highway and Shelf uranium deposits, to ISL mine development stage at Ponton.
The midi phase is expected to produce 400 tons of uranium oxide and so far 15 tons of uranium has been extracted since the beginning of February.
Mining was suspended there in 1999, and mill production was reduced at that time from 12M to 7M lb/yr uranium oxide.
The facilities convert DUF6 to depleted uranium oxide for possible future reuse, storage or disposal.
With the Husab Uranium Project seen as the most important uranium discovery of recent years, Swakop Uranium is positioned to develop and construct the second largest uranium mine in the world with the potential to produce 15 million pounds (6 820 tonnes) uranium oxide per annum.
The UCF at Isfahan contains process lines to convert yellowcake into uranium oxide, uranium metal, and uranium hexafluoride.
9% uranium oxide in three drill holes about 280 m below surface on the La Rocque Lake claims in northern Saskatchewan.
Energy Fuels Resources' (EFR) Daneros Mine, located in a narrow canyon spilling off the west side of Cedar Mesa, started generating uranium ore in 2010 and produced 123,000 tons before closing in October 2012, when the price of uranium oxide declined following the Fukushima meltdown.
Multiple zones of uranium mineralisation were encountered in all 19 sonic holes with uranium oxide ("U3O8") analyses reported for 14 holes at 100ppmU3O8 cutoff.
The Uranium Conversion Facility (UCF) at Esfahan contains process lines to convert yellowcake into uranium oxide, uranium metal, and uranium hexafluoride.
7 million pounds of uranium oxide at an average grade of 208 pounds per month of uranium oxide and a 40% increase in Inferred Resources to 52.