Part of the Plutonium Finishing Plant, right, still needs to be demolished. A truck sprays dirt piles, upper center, on demolition debris and a couple of short stub walls that remain from the plant’s Plutonium Reclamation Facility. Demolition of the reclamation facility may have led to the December spread of radioactive contamination at the plant.
Part of the Plutonium Finishing Plant, right, still needs to be demolished. A truck sprays dirt piles, upper center, on demolition debris and a couple of short stub walls that remain from the plant’s Plutonium Reclamation Facility. Demolition of the reclamation facility may have led to the December spread of radioactive contamination at the plant. Courtesy Department of Energy
Part of the Plutonium Finishing Plant, right, still needs to be demolished. A truck sprays dirt piles, upper center, on demolition debris and a couple of short stub walls that remain from the plant’s Plutonium Reclamation Facility. Demolition of the reclamation facility may have led to the December spread of radioactive contamination at the plant. Courtesy Department of Energy

Department of Health concerned about Hanford radioactive contamination spread

January 31, 2018 04:47 PM