BARC Will Remove Radioactive Waste From Beltsville, Maryland Facility

November 2012
Nuclear Waste News;11/5/2012, Vol. 32 Issue 21, p5
The article offers information on the removal of radioactive waste from Beltsville, Maryland by Beltsville Agricultural Research Centre (BARC). It mentions BARC of digging up and removing radioactive waste buried at the facility since 1940. It adds that the waste to be located in 46 pits and is approximately 10 feet wide and 12 feet long. It adds that the excavation will start from December-January 2012 and waste materials will be placed in sealed containers and transported to a Utah landfill.


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