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water containing a substantial proportion of deuterium atoms, used in nuclear reactors

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Salehi said that some major European firms have also voiced interest in buying Iran's heavy water, and added that talks have been held with two members of the European Union to send two 10-15-ton cargos of heavy water to them.
The scientists said they observed neutrons three to five times above background levels and the boiling of heavy water in their electrolytic cells.
Also in February, Salehi said the project to redesign the Arak heavy water plant under the nuclear deal will be completed within the next 3-4 years.
Tehran has to sell its surplus heavy water under the 2015 nuclear agreement with world countries which requires that the inventory not exceed 130 tons.
At the time of the report, Tehran's heavy water stockpile was at 128.
WASHINGTON: The United States is buying 32 metric tons of Iranian heavy water, a key component for one kind of nuclear reactor, to help Iran meet the terms of last year's landmark nuclear deal under which it agreed to curb its atomic program in exchange for billions of dollars in sanctions relief.
That will be a statement to the world: 'You want to buy heavy water from Iran, you can buy heavy water from Iran.
It should be noted that the nuclear deal between Iran and 5+1 Group states that the heavy water reserves should not exceed 130 tonnes.
governments to help in transporting a consignment of heavy water (D2O) outside Iranto ensure timely validity of the nuclear pact, which was signed between the Islamic Republic of Iran and 5+1 Group, the relevant authorities in the Sultanate, after maintaining coordination with the U.
Iran will sell part of its stock of heavy water to the US under its nuclear deal with world powers, its deputy atomic chief said Jan 12.
SIX world powers will help Iran redesign its Arak heavy water reactor so that it cannot produce weapons-grade plutonium, according to a document released by the state news agency IRNA on Saturday.
Pakistan's fourth heavy water reactor at Khushab nuclear site which allows it to build a larger number of miniaturised plutoniumbased nuclear weapons now appears to be operational a US thinktank has said.
It was every encouraging that this week the Iranian Vice-President Ali Akbar Salehi announced the near resolution of one of the more complicated issues, when he said that Iran will redesign its Arak heavy water reactor to greatly limit the amount of plutonium it can produce.
London, June 10( ANI ): Iran has taken crucial step towards completing its IR-40 nuclear reactor in Arak heavy water facility but US feels concerned about their nuclear progress.
Shri Saibaba has vast experience in the field of manufacturing of Zirconium Alloy Fabrication and Structurals for the Indian Nuclear Programme which are used in Boiling Water Reactors (BWR) at Tarapur (TAPS 1&2) and in all the Pressurized Heavy Water Reactors (PHWR) in India.