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11 Hanford workers sick Thurs. from vapors via KING5

Hanford tank farm workers performing routine tasks at the vast nuclear waste site reported getting sick after breathing chemical vapors on Thursday. The toxic gases most likely escaped from pipes used to move nuclear waste from one area of Hanford … Continue reading

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Workers study cause of fluctuations in nuclear waste tank via The Washington Post

SPOKANE, Wash. — Fluctuations inside a huge tank of radioactive waste raised concerns on the Hanford Nuclear Reservation in Washington state over the weekend, and workers prepared Monday to pump out the area of the leak. A federal contractor said … Continue reading

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