Nuclear debate goes critical in Japan

Triendl, Robert
March 1997
Nature;3/20/1997, Vol. 386 Issue 6622, p209
Academic Journal
Discusses the significance of a fire and subsequent explosion at a nuclear fuel recycling plant at Tokai village in Japan. Criticisms of the response by the Japanese government and the Power Reactor and Nuclear Fuel Development Corporation (PNC); Comments from Japan's prime minister Ryutaro Hashimoto; The long-term implications; The impact upon the Monju experimental fast-breeder reactor.


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