Nuclear Waste

May 2002
New Republic;5/27/2002, Vol. 226 Issue 20, p7
Focuses on plans to establish a permanent nuclear waste depository at Yucca Mountain in Nevada. Comments on U.S. President George W. Bush's determination to veto any attempt to build a temporary storage site at Yucca; Suitability of the site to waste disposal; Discussion of safety of stored nuclear waste in the U.S.; Accumulation of nuclear waste in under protected storage sites around the U.S.


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