hanford nuclear reservation
The government's multi-billion-dollar effort to clean up the nation's largest nuclear dump has become its own dysfunctional mess. For more than two decades, the government has worked to dispose of 56 million gallons of toxic nuclear and chemical waste in southeastern Washington State.
"I was fired because I raised nuclear safety issues about the Hanford site," former URS Corp. nuclear engineer Walter Tamosaitis
Overall, the tanks hold every element in the periodic table, including half a ton of plutonium, various uranium isotopes
One reason Stephens is scrambling to find work is that he needs to maintain his health insurance because his wife was recently
The U.S. Department of Energy, which oversees Hanford, said safety would not be compromised. "While some cleanup activities
At least eight municipal employees in Monterey County, Calif., are losing their jobs as a result of a decrease in the number
The 586-square-mile nuclear site was established near the town of Hanford in 1943 as part of the Manhattan Project, the U.S
Six underground radioactive waste tanks at the nation's most contaminated nuclear site are leaking, Gov. Jay Inslee said Friday. We speak with Zach Carter about the latest.
Wyden is the new chairman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee. YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Six underground tanks
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