hanford nuclear waste

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.
Overall, the tanks hold every element in the periodic table, including half a ton of plutonium, various uranium isotopes
Hanford's Office of River Protection is facing $92 million in cuts as the Department of Energy responds to federal budget
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