Facile incorporation of technetium into magnetite, magnesioferrite, and hematite by formation of ferrous nitrate in situ: precursors to iron oxide nuclear waste forms

Wayne W. Lukens, Sarah A. Saslow
2018 Dalton Transactions  
The fission product, 99Tc, presents significant challenges to the long-term disposal of nuclear waste due to its long half-life, high fission yield, and to the environmental mobility of pertechnetate (TcO4−), the stable Tc species in aerobic environments.
doi:10.1039/c8dt01356j pmid:30014082 fatcat:2h5rwssjxrbghhzvvsawsgscvu