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Some worry Tennessee town may be world nuclear waste dump
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[quote:Anonymous Coward 1512075:MV8xNjAyNDU3XzI2NDc3NTcyX0Y0MENFMTA4] Lucky you. [/quote]
I hope you don't live there.
link to ca.news.yahoo.com
A new contract to process 1,000 tons of nuclear waste from Germany has environmental activists concerned that the town of Oak Ridge, Tennessee could become a prime destination for the world's nuclear trash.
The city in east Tennessee was founded by scientists who were developing the atomic bomb during World War II. It continues to be a center for the nuclear industry.
It has processed nuclear waste for decades, including some from Britain and Canada. But the large German contract, its first from continental Europe, marks a significant expansion and has raised eyebrows.
"With current regulatory conditions, there is nothing stopping really great quantities of radioactive waste materials from coming from all over the world to be processed in Tennessee," says Don Safer, chairman of the board of the Tennessee Environmental Council, said on Tuesday.
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