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Why the Hanford radioactive waste tunnel collapsed

The truth about the Hanford tunnel collapse West coast radioactive leak highlights US crumbling nuclear facilities, writes  Jan McGirk 17.05.2017 On May 9th, emergency sirens went off at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation in Washington State, long considered the most toxic nuclear waste storage site in the United States. It’s where highly radioactive equipment from early nuclear weapon manufacturing was dumped along with the reactor fuel and core debris retrieved from the Three Mile Island meltdown in 1979.

May 24, 2017 - Posted by | safety, USA

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