The basic policy is managed under the responsibility of the Government.
Radioactive Waste should safely be controlled for a long period so that it is managed under the Government.
Safety is the Top Priority.
Radioactive wastes should safely be managed in terms of ecology and environment to prevent citizens’ health from any harm. International standards for safe management are followed.
The basic policy minimizes the rate of radioactive waste generation.
The generation rate of radioactive wastes from nuclear power plants and radioisotopes is minimized.
Disposal cost is paid by waste producers.
Disposal cost for radioactive wastes is paid by waste producers so that the cost is not transferred to the next generation.
The basic policy is promoted under social consensus.
Citizens’ understandings and reliability of the policy are promoted by transparent and open management of radioactive wastes. The radioactive waste management project is promoted in a harmonious way with local community which contributes to local society development.