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A second Hanford nuclear waste tunnel at risk of collapsing

2nd Hanford tunnel storing radioactive waste at risk of failing, federal study says Seattle Times,  July 1, 2017 “This makes it clear that the second tunnel may also pose a risk to human health and the environment,” said Alex Smith, nuclear-waste program manager for the state Department of Ecology. Hal Bernton Seattle Times staff reporter. A second tunnel storing radioactive waste at the Hanford nuclear reservation has structural problems and is at risk of failing, according to a U.S. Energy Department investigation released Friday.

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July 3, 2017 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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