Hanford cleanup by the numbers

By the Herald staffMay 10, 2014 

-- 6 of 9 plutonium production reactors cocooned

-- 100 percent of irradiated fuel moved to dry storage

-- 743 buildings demolished

-- 859 waste sites cleaned up

-- 423,000 cubic feet of underground waste removed

-- 10 billion gallons of contaminated groundwater treated

-- 11 of 149 single-shell waste tanks emptied

-- 68 percent of vitrification plant construction completed

Source: DOE

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