This fact sheet provides some of the chemistry of uranium.
Discover the methods by which uranium is extracted and the
chemical processes of these methods. How is chemistry used to
enrich uranium and what are the different types of chemical
reactions involved? Discover the symbol equations associated
with uranium extraction and enrichment. Learn how chemistry
is used to reprocess spent fuel from nuclear reactors.
Explains where uranium
Explains the chemistry behind
the different uranium extraction methods.
Explains the products of the
chemical reactions associated with uranium
Explains how chemistry is
used to treat the used fuel.
Students describe where
Students learn about the
different methods of uranium extraction and the chemistry
associated with each.
Students describe the
chemistry used to convert enriched uranium to fuel for the
Students describe how
chemistry is used to recover uranium from the used