Nuclear crossroads

Durlin, Marty
April 2008
High Country News;4/28/2008, Vol. 40 Issue 8, p5
The article focuses on the impact of the cleanup budget shortfall of the U.S. Department of Energy for nuclear weapons in the U.S. It states that the shortfall have left several nuclear sites including site in Hanford and the Idaho National Laboratory which face setbacks in the dangerous and complicated nuclear messes. According to Representative Mike Simpson, budget shortfalls will only make things worst that leads to spill of several chemicals including uranium, plutonium and other hazardous chemicals coming from nuclear weapons.


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