Hanford in hot water

Steele, Karen Dorn
May 1991
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;May1991, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p7
Reports on Washington state, U.S. Department of Energy and Environmental Protection Agency's agreement concerning the cleanup of nuclear wastes at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation. Claims that nuclear waste storage tanks leaked high-level nuclear wastes into the ground; Soil contamination; Disposal of radioactive byproducts of plutonium; Environmental consequences of the discharges of nuclear wastes.


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