Hanford workers wear supplied air respirators as protection against chemical vapors when they are inside the fence line of the nuclear reservation’s tank farms.
Hanford workers wear supplied air respirators as protection against chemical vapors when they are inside the fence line of the nuclear reservation’s tank farms. Courtesy DOE
Hanford workers wear supplied air respirators as protection against chemical vapors when they are inside the fence line of the nuclear reservation’s tank farms. Courtesy DOE

More Hanford workers report possible tank vapors Thursday

January 26, 2017 03:16 PM

UPDATED January 27, 2017 09:46 AM

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