Photos taken within Hanford Tank C-111 are pieced together to show the tank’s interior after waste retrieval stopped.
Photos taken within Hanford Tank C-111 are pieced together to show the tank’s interior after waste retrieval stopped. Courtesy DOE
Photos taken within Hanford Tank C-111 are pieced together to show the tank’s interior after waste retrieval stopped. Courtesy DOE

Another Hanford waste tank emptied — 133 to go

September 21, 2016 07:18 PM

UPDATED September 21, 2016 07:50 PM

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