United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Andrew Orrell

Mr. Andrew Orrell is IAEA Section Head for Waste and Environmental Safety, responsible for development and implementation of safety standards for the management of radioactive waste and spent fuel, decommissioning, and remediation, and assisting member states with the Joint Convention on Spent Fuel and Radioactive Waste Management.  Prior to the IAEA, Mr. Orrell was Director of Nuclear Energy Programs for Sandia National Laboratories, responsible for development initiatives involving the nuclear fuel cycle.  With over 25 years of experience he is versed in the technical and policy issues surrounding the storage and disposal of all types of radioactive waste.
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