International review of NUMO's technical report "Safety of the Geological Disposal Project 2010 (2010 report)"

NUMO has been promoting the Japanese geological disposal project since its establishment in October 2000 and decided to prepare the 2010 report, which presents the safety policies describing how NUMO aims to achieve safe geological disposal and the progress made with developing the technologies that support these safety policies. As part of the report production, NUMO decided to organize an international review which took place between November 2010 and March 2011. The result of the international review was presented to NUMO as a report entitled "Implementation of Safe Geological Disposal in Japan - International Reivew of NUMO's Approach and Programme Readiness: 2010".