They act like they're doing people a favor..
And, yes.. they will always need to protect people from nuclear technology.
They've done so very well up to this point...
Potassium iodide pills available for nuclear plant neighbors
[link to qctimes.com
The agency said more than 60,000 homes will be offered the vouchers, or about 180,000 people. The agency obtained 215,000 pills at no cost from the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
“This time, we were able to partner with Walgreens, which we think will make it a lot more convenient to people who want to obtain it on their timeframe,” Thompson said. “There is no expiration date on the offer.”
She stressed that evacuation or remaining in a shelter still are the most effective ways to protect the whole body from radiation exposure. “We will always be looking for ways to prevent any exposure to the body.”