CNS Occasional Papers

Replacing High-Risk Radioactive Sources

Occasional Paper: Replacing High-Risk Radiological Materials

CNS researchers offer governments a roadmap to replace high-risk radioactive sources with non-isotopic alternatives

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#22 A Blueprint to a Middle East WMD Free Zone

A new CNS report offers legal, technical, and organizational proposals to negotiations and implementation of a WMD-free Middle East.

Biotechnology E-commerce

#21 Biotechnology E-commerce: A Disruptive Challenge to Biological Arms Control

Researchers find biotechnology e-commerce has significantly disrupted the effectiveness of export controls.

Countering Nuclear Commodity Smuggling

#20 Combatting Illegal Nuclear Trade

Event: New study recommends action to prevent nuclear smuggling to Iran, North Korea, and other countries seeking nuclear weapons.

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#19 Alternatives to High-Risk Radiological Sources

Sustainably preventing terrorism means finding substitutes for high-risk radiological sources, such as cesium chloride in blood irradiators.

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#18 Stories of the Soviet Anti-Plague System

CNS researchers reveal the anti-plague system in Russia and how it was reported by western media.

Concrete vault for radioactive waste (Netherlands)
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#16 Rethinking Spent Fuel Management in South Korea

12 practicable recommendations for South Korea, the 5th-largest nuclear energy producer and a major nuclear power plant exporter.

Occasional Paper

#15 Engaging China and Russia on Nuclear Disarmament

Analysis and recommendations on how to place Beijing and Moscow on “the road to zero.”