Hanford

September 24, 2013 3:52 PM

UPDATE: DOE plan for Hanford vit plant recommends phased start

Starting treatment of some of Hanford’s radioactive waste without sending it to the vitrification plant’s Pretreatment Facility could speed work while technical issues at the plant are being resolved, according to a long-awaited Department of Energy report released Tuesday.

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