Assignment 13:
Abilities (what you learned):
At the end of this chapter you should be able to:

1) Discuss in detail the Yucca Mountain Project giving pros and cons of its existence.
2) Distinguish two types of actives that generate the most solid wastes.
3) Assess the advantages and disadvantages that a sanitary landfill has over an open dump.
4) Discuss the role of in-sink garbage disposals in the home as an "on-site disposal". Explain.
5) Discuss the merits and drawbacks of deep-well disposal and of incineration as disposal strategies for toxic liquid wastes.
6) Evaluate the advantages, disadvantages, and possible concerns relating to disposal of high-level radioactive wastes different geological settings.
7)Describe and discuss the situation (past and current) of the Chernobyl Nuclear Plant, its construction, problems, final series of events that lead to the accident of April 26, 1986. Also include heath impacts related to the Chernobyl accident.

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