Low Level Radioactive Waste
Low-level waste includes items that have become contaminated with radioactive material or have become radioactive through exposure to neutron radiation.
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Central Midwest Interstate Low-Level Radioactive Waste Commission

Our Commission

In 1980,Congress passed the Low-Level Radioactive Waste Policy Act, Which Provided for a new approach to the disposal of low-level radioactive waste (LLRW) in the United States.

Meetings & Announcements

View upcoming meetings & news items related to LLRW.

Federal & State Statutes

Federal and State regulations, Acts, policies and documentation.


Reports, planning and By laws of the Central Midwest LLRW Commission.


Links to other sites both national and state for low level radioactive waste information.

More Info on Nuclear Energy & Waste

Other sites that have information about nuclear energy, waste and low level waste information.

The Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

The Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) conducts research, development, and demonstration projects for the benefit of the public in the United States and internationally.

United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC)

The Commission as a collegial body formulates policies, develops regulations governing nuclear reactor and nuclear material safety, issues orders to licensees, and adjudicates legal matters.

American Nuclear Society (ANS)

The Center makes the complex nuclear world easier to understand for the general public. We help people learn the many benefits that nuclear science and technology brings to their lives – from their health to their safety and many conveniences in their everyday lives.

WM Symposia

Waste Management Symposium, to participate in a forum for discussing and seeking safe and cost-effective solutions to managing and dispositioning radioactive waste and decommissioning nuclear facilities.