|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Fri, 16 Apr 2010 11:29:39 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] RADIATION: Gaseous Diffusion Plant, Piketon, Ohio|
Ohio EPA approves additional Piketon cleanup BY LOREN GENSON Chillicothye Gazette (OH) April 14, 2010PIKETON -- The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has approved a new component to clean-up efforts at the U.S. Department of Energy's former Gaseous Diffusion Plant.
On Tuesday, the state EPA said it has approved plans from the U.S. Department of Energy that will allow proper cleanup and, in some cases, tearing down of buildings that were used to produce enriched uranium until 2001.
Currently, the Department of Energy is conducting cleanup of soil and water at the site under a 1989 agreement, but the new agreement allows it to begin decontamination and decommissioning work in the buildings on the site as well.
... For the entire article, see http://www.chillicothegazette.com/article/20100414/NEWS01/4140306 -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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