Millions of miles logged to deliver waste to US nuclear dump

CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) — Officials at the U.S. Energy Department’s only underground nuclear waste dump say drivers have logged more than 14 million miles delivering radioactive waste to the facility in southern New Mexico since it opened in 1999. The Waste Isolation Pilot Plant recently received its 12,000th shipment as part of the nation’s multibillion-dollar […]...

14 Published By - The Seattle Times: Home - 2017.11.15. 08:30
Share |