Seth Tuler and Roger Kasperson (of Clark University, Worcester, MA) completed a report for President Obama's Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future.  The report discusses the role of trust and confidence in a a nuclear waste management program.  The report emphasizes that there is a high level of social distrust in the responsible agencies, and thus a need to proceed in a context of social distrust.  

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