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Nuclear waste storage plan prompts more citizens' jury debate in South Australia - ABC Online

Nuclear Waste - Fri, 10/07/2016 - 8:42pm

ABC Online

Nuclear waste storage plan prompts more citizens' jury debate in South Australia
ABC Online
The Government is considering a royal commission's recommendation that SA store high-to-intermediate-grade nuclear waste, most likely in the outback. A citizens' jury of more than 300 people is meeting in Adelaide this weekend to hear a range of expert ...

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Orchid Island's Nuclear Fate - The Diplomat

Nuclear Waste - Fri, 10/07/2016 - 8:18am

The Diplomat

Orchid Island's Nuclear Fate
The Diplomat
The Tao have been fighting to remove the nuclear waste for over three decades, but the site and the waste still remain. Located a two-hour ferry ride from Taiwan's southeast coast, Orchid Island — known locally as Lanyu — houses nearly 100,000 ...

Report: Los Alamos to end some radioactive waste disposal - Las Cruces Sun-News

Nuclear Waste - Thu, 10/06/2016 - 9:53pm

Las Cruces Sun-News

Report: Los Alamos to end some radioactive waste disposal
Las Cruces Sun-News
LOS ALAMOS, N.M. — Amid concerns from regulators over hazardous waste and contamination, a new report says the Los Alamos National Laboratory will stop disposing low-level radioactive waste at its largest waste disposal area by October 2017.
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Los Alamos National Laboratory to end radioactive waste disposal on siteKOB.com
LANL To End On-Site Waste Disposal, NM House Approves Death PenaltyKUNM

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Report: Los Alamos to end some radioactive waste disposal - Silver City Sun-News

Nuclear Waste - Thu, 10/06/2016 - 9:53pm

Silver City Sun-News

Report: Los Alamos to end some radioactive waste disposal
Silver City Sun-News
LOS ALAMOS, N.M. — Amid concerns from regulators over hazardous waste and contamination, a new report says the Los Alamos National Laboratory will stop disposing low-level radioactive waste at its largest waste disposal area by October 2017.
Report: Los Alamos to end radioactive on-site waste disposalAlbuquerque Journal
Los Alamos National Laboratory to end radioactive waste disposal on siteKOB.com
LANL To End On-Site Waste Disposal, NM House Approves Death PenaltyKUNM

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Report: Los Alamos to end some radioactive waste disposal - Deming Headlight

Nuclear Waste - Thu, 10/06/2016 - 9:53pm

Deming Headlight

Report: Los Alamos to end some radioactive waste disposal
Deming Headlight
LOS ALAMOS, N.M. — Amid concerns from regulators over hazardous waste and contamination, a new report says the Los Alamos National Laboratory will stop disposing low-level radioactive waste at its largest waste disposal area by October 2017.
Report: Los Alamos to end radioactive on-site waste disposalAlbuquerque Journal
Los Alamos National Laboratory to end radioactive waste disposal on siteKOB.com
LANL To End On-Site Waste Disposal, NM House Approves Death PenaltyKUNM

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Scientists discover 'supramolecule' that could help reduce nuclear, agricultural waste - Phys.Org

Nuclear Waste - Thu, 10/06/2016 - 4:16pm

Phys.Org

Scientists discover 'supramolecule' that could help reduce nuclear, agricultural waste
Phys.Org
The bisulfate dimer as seen from the top down (upper image) and side (lower image). The two negatively charged molecules are connected by weak bonds made possible through encapsulation inside a pair of a star-shaped cyanostar macrocycles …more.

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Report: Los Alamos to end radioactive on-site waste disposal - Albuquerque Journal

Nuclear Waste - Thu, 10/06/2016 - 1:04pm

Albuquerque Journal

Report: Los Alamos to end radioactive on-site waste disposal
Albuquerque Journal
Empty nuclear waste shipping containers sit in front of the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant near Carlsbad. Operations were put on hold at the nation's only underground nuclear waste repository in early Feb. 2014, when a work truck caught fire. Nine days ...
Los Alamos National Laboratory to end radioactive waste disposal on siteKOB.com
LANL To End On-Site Waste Disposal, House Democrats Protest Overnight Death Penalty DebateKUNM

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Trump punts on Yucca nuclear waste site - The Hill

Nuclear Waste - Thu, 10/06/2016 - 9:42am

The Hill

Trump punts on Yucca nuclear waste site
The Hill
Trump said he is sympathetic to the objections of some Nevadans to Yucca, which Congress designated in the 1980s for a nuclear waste site. Since then, it has run into multiple delays, including the Obama administration's refusal to proceed with the ...
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Second rock fall discovered at nuclear waste site - AMI NewsWire

Nuclear Waste - Wed, 10/05/2016 - 2:33pm

AMI NewsWire

Second rock fall discovered at nuclear waste site
AMI NewsWire
A second rock fall has been discovered at a nuclear waste facility in New Mexico, the Department of Energy announced today. The salt rock debris was found Monday during routine inspections of the underground cavern at the Waste Isolation Pilot Project ...

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US Wants To Build Idaho Facility For Warships' Nuclear Waste - Manufacturing.net

Nuclear Waste - Wed, 10/05/2016 - 10:10am

Manufacturing.net

US Wants To Build Idaho Facility For Warships' Nuclear Waste
Manufacturing.net
The Navy and U.S. Department of Energy want to build a $1.6 billion facility at a nuclear site in eastern Idaho that would handle fuel waste from the nation's fleet ...

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Opposition Grows To Trucking Liquid Nuclear Waste - BlackburnNews.com

Nuclear Waste - Wed, 10/05/2016 - 7:40am

BlackburnNews.com

Opposition Grows To Trucking Liquid Nuclear Waste
BlackburnNews.com
Canadian Coalition for Nuclear Responsibility President Gordon Edwards says the Sierra Club will speak to the International Joint Commission in Toronto Wednesday. “In order to get to the United States, you have to cross the Blue Water Bridge or some ...

Czechs protest against planned nuclear waste repository - Prague Daily Monitor

Nuclear Waste - Wed, 10/05/2016 - 2:28am

Czechs protest against planned nuclear waste repository
Prague Daily Monitor
Chanovice, West Bohemia, Oct 4 (CTK) - Fourteen municipalities and 11 associations affected by the preparations of an underground repository of spent nuclear fuel and other radioactive waste founded a non-profit society against the plan on Tuesday ...

U.S. wants to build Idaho facility for warships' nuclear waste | The ... - The Spokesman-Review (blog)

Nuclear Waste - Tue, 10/04/2016 - 5:20pm

U.S. wants to build Idaho facility for warships' nuclear waste | The ...
The Spokesman-Review (blog)
The Navy and U.S. Department of Energy want to build a $1.6 billion facility at a nuclear site in eastern Idaho that would handle fuel waste from the nation's fleet ...

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CNL waste shipments opposed - Pembroke Daily Observer

Nuclear Waste - Tue, 10/04/2016 - 5:09pm

Pembroke Daily Observer

CNL waste shipments opposed
Pembroke Daily Observer
More than two dozen groups are asking Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and President Barack Obama postpone or cancel an unprecedented series of shipments of highly radioactive liquid waste from Ontario to South Carolina along public roads and over ...

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