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Agencies at SRS are reaching the summit of nuclear waste cleanup - McDuffie Mirror

Nuclear Waste - Sun, 07/06/2014 - 11:08pm

Agencies at SRS are reaching the summit of nuclear waste cleanup
McDuffie Mirror
The cleanup work at SRS involves taking liquid radioactive waste, treating it, stabilizing it, disposing of it and operationally closing waste tanks that once held the waste. What I have described in one sentence is a complex, hazardous task that takes ...

Critics hit out over nuclear energy firm's plan to ship its waste across country - Herald Scotland

Nuclear Waste - Sun, 07/06/2014 - 10:09pm

Critics hit out over nuclear energy firm's plan to ship its waste across country
Herald Scotland
The French nuclear firm EDF Energy is applying for new authorisations to allow radioactive waste to be transported by road between its two nuclear power stations at Hunterston in North Ayrshire and Torness in East Lothian. Loading article content ...

Radiation Releases Continue from Nuclear Waste Isolation Project - Dissident Voice

Nuclear Waste - Sun, 07/06/2014 - 9:59pm

Radiation Releases Continue from Nuclear Waste Isolation Project
Dissident Voice
Environmental radiation releases spiked again in mid-June around the surface site of the only U.S. underground nuclear weapons waste storage facility near Carlsbad, New Mexico. The facility, the Waste Isolation Pilot Project (WIPP), has been shut down ...

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Agencies at SRS are reaching the summit of nuclear waste cleanup - McDuffie Mirror

Nuclear Waste - Sun, 07/06/2014 - 5:29pm

Agencies at SRS are reaching the summit of nuclear waste cleanup
McDuffie Mirror
The cleanup work at SRS involves taking liquid radioactive waste, treating it, stabilizing it, disposing of it and operationally closing waste tanks that once held the waste. What I have described in one sentence is a complex, hazardous task that takes ...
Savannah River Remediation, College Create Job Opportunities for GraduatesEIN News (press release)

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Torness radioactive waste plan branded 'crazy' - Edinburgh Evening News

Nuclear Waste - Sun, 07/06/2014 - 9:22am

Edinburgh Evening News

Torness radioactive waste plan branded 'crazy'
Edinburgh Evening News
French nuclear firm EDF Energy is applying for new authorisations to allow to move the dangerous waste between its two nuclear power stations at Torness and Hunterston in North Ayrshire. Opposition fear it would mean containers will be increasingly ...
Fears raised over cross-country plan for nuclear waste transportHerald Scotland

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Agencies at SRS are reaching the summit of nuclear waste cleanup - The Augusta Chronicle

Nuclear Waste - Sun, 07/06/2014 - 1:49am

Agencies at SRS are reaching the summit of nuclear waste cleanup
The Augusta Chronicle
The cleanup work at SRS involves taking liquid radioactive waste, treating it, stabilizing it, disposing of it and operationally closing waste tanks that once held the waste. What I have described in one sentence is a complex, hazardous task that takes ...

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Agencies at SRS are reaching the summit of nuclear waste cleanup - The Augusta Chronicle

Nuclear Waste - Sun, 07/06/2014 - 1:28am

Agencies at SRS are reaching the summit of nuclear waste cleanup
The Augusta Chronicle
The cleanup work at SRS involves taking liquid radioactive waste, treating it, stabilizing it, disposing of it and operationally closing waste tanks that once held the waste. What I have described in one sentence is a complex, hazardous task that takes ...

US lab admits violating nuclear-waste permit - The Herald-Times (subscription)

Nuclear Waste - Sun, 07/06/2014 - 12:08am

KOAT Albuquerque

US lab admits violating nuclear-waste permit
The Herald-Times (subscription)
In a letter released by state regulators Thursday, lab officials told the New Mexico Environment Department that their internal probe of the handling of the toxic waste from decades of nuclear bomb building has uncovered several violations of its ...
US lab admits violating nuke-waste permitSalt Lake Tribune
Los Alamos Admits Violating Nuclear Waste PermitKRWG
Los Alamos lab admits violating nuclear waste permitLubbockOnline.com
Albuquerque Journal -KOAT Albuquerque -DigitalJournal.com
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Fears raised over cross-country plan for nuclear waste transport - Herald Scotland

Nuclear Waste - Sat, 07/05/2014 - 10:09pm

Herald Scotland

Fears raised over cross-country plan for nuclear waste transport
Herald Scotland
A NUCLEAR energy company's plan to change the rules so it can ship radioactive waste across Scotland's central belt has been condemned as a "nightmare vision". A NUCLEAR energy company's plan to change the rules so it can ship radioactive waste ...

Finnish researchers develop technique that could ensure more secure storage of ... - YLE News

Nuclear Waste - Sat, 07/05/2014 - 1:12am

YLE News

Finnish researchers develop technique that could ensure more secure storage of ...
YLE News
Researchers at the University of Eastern Finland have developed a system for early detection of damage in concrete structures. The breakthrough could have major implications for critical structures such as the concrete cisterns used to store nuclear waste.

US lab admits violating nuke-waste permit - Salt Lake Tribune

Nuclear Waste - Fri, 07/04/2014 - 9:47pm

KOAT Albuquerque

US lab admits violating nuke-waste permit
Salt Lake Tribune
Albuquerque, N.M. • Los Alamos National Laboratory says it made mistakes in packing waste that has been linked to a radiation leak at the government's underground nuclear waste dump, but it remains unclear if the violations or its use of organic cat ...
Los Alamos lab admits violating nuclear waste permitLubbockOnline.com
Los Alamos Admits Violating Nuclear Waste PermitKRWG
Op-Ed: Los Alamos finally admits to making mistakesDigitalJournal.com
KOAT Albuquerque -Albuquerque Journal
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Nuclear waste solutions proposed - Korea JoongAng Daily

Nuclear Waste - Fri, 07/04/2014 - 11:07am

Korea JoongAng Daily

Nuclear waste solutions proposed
Korea JoongAng Daily
In a forum on Thursday, foreign experts proposed arguments for two ways that Korea can dispose of its nuclear waste - either by burying it underground or keep developing safer cooling technology to deal with the material. The experts from the United ...

Be wary of signing PHAI consent form - Northumberland News

In The News... - Fri, 07/04/2014 - 8:31am

Be wary of signing PHAI consent form
Northumberland News
... general of the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission's Radiation Protection Division, over the PHAI, when she told Northumberland News that “Having looked at all the evidence, it confirms no adverse effects have occurred or are likely to occur in Port ...

A safe nuclear waste repository is not possible - The Daily News of Newburyport

Nuclear Waste - Fri, 07/04/2014 - 3:17am

A safe nuclear waste repository is not possible
The Daily News of Newburyport
No More Fukashimas applauds The Daily News for printing the editorial from Meriden, Conn., entitled “Storing nuclear waste” on June 17. The editorial warns that “the best-laid schemes of the country's regulators — the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and ...

LANL report admits errors in packing radioactive waste - Santa Fe New Mexican.com

Nuclear Waste - Fri, 07/04/2014 - 1:15am

Chattanooga Times Free Press

LANL report admits errors in packing radioactive waste
Santa Fe New Mexican.com
Los Alamos National Laboratory has admitted mistakes were made in processing waste containers, including one that ruptured in the nuclear waste storage facility near Carlsbad, causing a radiation leak that shut down the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant.
Los Alamos lab admits violating nuclear waste permitLubbockOnline.com
Los Alamos Admits Violating Nuclear Waste PermitKRWG
US laboratory admits violating nuke-waste permitSFGate

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Los Alamos Admits Violating Nuclear Waste Permit - KRWG

Nuclear Waste - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 5:13pm

Los Alamos Admits Violating Nuclear Waste Permit
KRWG
Los Alamos National Laboratory says it made mistakes in packaging the waste that has been linked to a radiation leak at the government's underground nuclear waste dump in southeastern New Mexico. In a letter released by state regulators Friday, lab ...
Los Alamos National Lab says it violated nuke-waste permit in packing waste ...Minneapolis Star Tribune

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Savannah River Remediation, College Create Job Opportunities for Graduates - EIN News (press release)

Nuclear Waste - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 1:35pm

Savannah River Remediation, College Create Job Opportunities for Graduates
EIN News (press release)
SRR has nine new employees with those skills, and they are helping treat and disposition radioactive waste and close waste tanks. They are all graduates of Aiken Technical College (ATC), a public, two-year institution. Workers in SRR's Radiological ...

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Nuclear waste disposal plans must not remain 'aimlessly adrift' - The Japan News

Nuclear Waste - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 7:03am

Nuclear waste disposal plans must not remain 'aimlessly adrift'
The Japan News
Shunsuke Kondo has been appointed president of the Nuclear Waste Management Organization of Japan (NUMO), the entity overseeing the selection of the sites and the construction of the disposal facilities. Kondo was previously chairman of the Atomic ...

German nuclear waste could be on way to SRS - WRDW-TV

Nuclear Waste - Wed, 07/02/2014 - 6:11pm

German nuclear waste could be on way to SRS
WRDW-TV
AIKEN COUNTY, S.C. (WRDW) – A proposal is on the table to bring nearly 2,000 pounds of German nuclear waste Aiken County. The US Department of Energy is talks with Germany to bring thousands excess graphite encased balls to Savannah River Site to ...
Sheheen: No German materials in Aiken CountyAiken Standard

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