|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Tue, 23 Feb 2016 16:24:01 -0800 (PST)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] RADIATION: "Hanford [WA] contamination spread across public highway"|
Hanford contamination spread across public highway BY ANNETTE CARY Tri-City Herald (WA) February 21, 2016 The Environmental Protection Agency has called the uncontrolled spread of small amounts of radioactive waste at Hanford “alarming” after a Nov. 17 windstorm. Surveys six miles north of Richland after the winds subsided found specks of contamination had spread beyond Route 4, the public highway from Richland out to the Wye Barricade secure entrance to Hanford. The contamination had blown from the 618-10 Burial Ground, which is being cleaned up on the west side of the highway. The search also turned up previously undiscovered specks of radioactive waste believed to have been spread by plants or animals outside known contaminated areas. … For the entire article, see http://www.tri-cityherald.com/news/local/hanford/article61710052.html -- 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 <email@example.com> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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