Trial Run of Final Disposal to start by 2023


Posiva is the first nuclear waste management organisation in entire world to start final disposal of spent nuclear fuel by 2025. Prior to proceeding to the operational phase Posiva will conduct a Trial Run of Final Disposal (TRFD) in 2023. The TRFD comprises the whole disposal process with final disposal systems and machinery, organisation and procedures, but will be performed with dummy fuel assemblies.