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  1. Nuclear waste and environmental justice via C-10 Research and Education Foundation October 11, 2021

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  2. The history of nuclear power’s imagined future: Plutonium’s journey from asset to waste via Bulletin of Atomic Scientists September 27, 2021

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  3. Radioactive Waste Dump Connection of Yucca Mt/West Texas – Ian Zabarte + Nuke Bailout Headache$$$ – Dave Kraft, NH #535 via Nuclear Hotseat September 24, 2021

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  4. Hinkley Radioactive Waste Dredge-and-Dump off Cardiff Coast – UK Marine Biologist Tim Deere-Jones – NH #534 via Nuclear Hotseat September 16, 2021

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  5. Opinion: San Onofre didn’t produce nuclear energy for San Diego County, but we’re stuck with the waste via The San Diego Union-Tribune September 13, 2021

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  6. ‘A combination of failures:’ why 3.6m pounds of nuclear waste is buried on a popular California beach via The Guardian September 8, 2021

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  7. Cleaning up nuclear waste at Hanford: Secrecy, delays and budget debates via Crosscut September 5, 2021

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  8. ‘A combination of failures:’ why 3.6m pounds of nuclear waste is buried on a popular California beach via The Guardian August 24, 2021

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  9. Japanese Government to Revise Regulations on Exporting Radioactive Wastes Overseas via Kenichi Oshima Note August 5, 2021

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  10. Nuclear legacy is a costly headache for the future via Climate News Network June 28, 2021

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  11. Get me to the cask on time via Beyond Nuclear International May 12, 2021

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  12. Former prime minister Jean Chrétien part of secretive project to store nuclear waste in Labrador, emails show via CBC News April 4, 2021

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  13. Florida emergency as phosphate plant pond leak threatens radioactive flood via The Guardian April 4, 2021

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  14. Can radioactive waste at Trojan withstand a major quake? via KOIN 6 April 3, 2021

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  15. Decontamination waste disposal ‘to cost $3.7 bil.’via NHK World February 26, 2021

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  16. Activists in Japan rally against plans to export radioactive material to Utah via Salt Lake Tribune February 23, 2021

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  17. We used to dump nuclear waste into the ocean. Here’s how it went. via Teenlytical February 12, 2021

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  18. US Nuclear Waste Sites Face Sea-Level Rise Threat via Yale Climate Connections February 10, 2021

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  19. Grand Junction keeps its grave for radioactive, Cold War dirt thanks to new coronavirus-aid package via Colorado Sun January 3, 2021

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  20. US Nuclear Dump Facing Space, Staffing Challenges via Manufacturing.net December 2, 2020

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  21. All casked up with nowhere to go: Why we shouldn’t be talking about nuclear waste “disposal” via Beyond Nuclear International November 30, 2020

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  22. Japan Struggles to Secure Radioactive Nuclear Waste Dump Sites via The Diplomat September 16, 2020

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  23. Why Scientists Fear a Chernobyl-Like Catastrophe Could Happen at Hanford via Columbia Riverkeeper September 15, 2020

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  24. Nuclear Power As an Environmental Justice Issue via NEIS September 13, 2020

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  25. If Trump and Biden agree there shouldn’t be a nuclear waste site at Yucca Mountain, can’t we all? via Bulletin of Atomic Scientists August 27, 2020

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  26. #478 – San Onofre Beachfront Nuke Waste Dump: Edison Sneaks Deadly Rule Change thru Coastal Commission – Public Watchdogs’ Charles Langley & Nina Babiarz via Nuclear Hotseat August 21, 2020

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  27. Canadian utility formally drops underground radioactive waste storage next to Lake Huron via Detroit Free Press June 29, 2020

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  28. Holtec Settles Legal Battle with Massachusetts Over $1B Nuclear Plant Cleanup via ENR June 24, 2020

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  29. Standing up to Rosatom via Beyond Nuclear International June 22, 2020

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  30. Radioactive facts in Gaziemir and authoritarian negligence via Yeşil Gazete June 10, 2020

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  31. Critics Alarmed by US Nuclear Agency’s Bid to Relax Rules on Radioactive Waste via Guardian UK (Reader Supported News) May 8, 2020

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  32. One Side of a Nuclear Waste Fight: Trump, The Other: His Appointees via the New York Times February 24, 2020

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  33. Bruce County divided over becoming permanent site to store Canada’s nuclear waste via CBC February 22, 2020

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  34. The Yucca Mountain nuclear waste site has always been a political football. Trump is the latest president to fumble via Bulletin of Atomic Scientists February 22, 2020

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  35. LANL cleanup faces $100M cut via Santa Fe New Mexican February 18, 2020

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  36. Wash. state reverses course on some nasty Hanford nuclear waste. Alternative was worse via Tri-City Herald February 12, 2020

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  37. Nuclear waste storage plans aren’t as safe as we thought, experts warn via The Independent January 28, 2020

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  38. Tepco estimates 44 years to decommission Fukushima No. 2 nuclear plant via The Japan Times January 23, 2020

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  39. State report: LANL lost track of 250 barrels of nuke waste via Santa Fe New Mexican December 11, 2019

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  40. Our children await a radioactive legacy via Climate News Network November 26, 2019

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  41. 91 bags of radioactive waste swept into rivers via NHK World November 3, 2019

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  42. Fukushima is not safe for 2020 Olympics, nuclear scientists warn via Baltimore Post-Examiner October 31, 2019

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  43. Argonne scientists say they’ve developed a better way to deal with nuclear waste—thanks to 3-D printers via Bulletin of Atomic Scientists October 26, 2019

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  44. Typhoon sweeps bags of Fukushima radioactive waste into river via Beyond Nuclear October 15, 2019

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  45. 2,667 radioactive bags from Fukushima nuke disaster unleashed by Typhoon Hagibis via Taiwan News October 14, 2019

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  46. 4 Gorillas to End Climate Chaos: Election Protection, No Nukes, Defund the Military, Kill King CONG via Reader Supported News October 6, 2019

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  47. Fukushima fishermen concerned for future over release of radioactive water via The Guardian September 16, 2019

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  48. Recycle everything, America—except your nuclear waste via Bulletin of Atomic Scientists July 15, 2019

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  49. DOE Was Shipping Potentially Dangerous Nuclear Waste To Nevada Site For Years via Huff Post July 11, 2019

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  50. What Will Be Left When We’re Gone? Bones, Plastic, and Radioactive Waste via Grist July 8, 2019

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  51. U.S. can label nuke waste as less dangerous to quicken cleanup via CTV News June 7, 2019

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  52. Nuclear waste: A hot business? via Bulletin of Atomic Scientists June 3, 2019

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  53. The Problem with Transporting Radioactive Waste via NEIS.org May 21, 2019

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  54. Historic Midwest Flooding Sparks Concerns About Drinking Water, Toxic Sites via Reader Supported News (ThinkProgress) April 6, 2019

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  55. Act would give states voice on nuclear waste dumps via Las Vegas Sun March 6, 2019

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  56. “Incidental” nuclear waste: reconceiving a problem won’t make it go away via The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists February 4, 2019

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  57. In Some Toxic Towns, Many Feel the Government Has Been ‘Pretty Much Shut Down’ for Decades via Think Progress/Reader Supported News February 3, 2019

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  58. State Of Washington Lambastes Trump Administration Plan To Reclassify Nuke Waste via Huffpost January 9, 2019

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  59. 10,000 Tons Of Nuclear Waste Removed From Sequoyah County via 6 on the scene December 1, 2018

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  60. Crazy Trains–The Hazards of Radioactive Waste Transport via NEIS November 14, 2018

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  61. 60,000 tons of dangerous radioactive waste sits on Great Lakes shores via The Detroit Free Press October 22, 2018

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  62. Decision time for St. Louis’ radioactive waste via St. Louis Post-Dispatch September 19, 2018

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  63. SURFERS TAKING A STAND AGAINST SAN ONOFRE’S NUCLEAR WASTE STORAGE via Surfer Magazine August 31, 2018

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  64. The San Onofre nuclear plant is a ‘Fukushima waiting to happen’ via Los Angeles Times August 15, 2018

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  65. Japanese residents are fighting a government proposal to use soil contaminated with radiation from the area of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant for agriculture and road construction via Sputnik International June 19, 2018

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  66. The 60-Year Downfall of Nuclear Power in the U.S. Has Left a Huge Mess via The Atlantic June 11, 2018

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  67. Britain’s nuclear U-turn puts us in a very lonely club via The Guardian June 8, 2018

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  68. High school alums demand answers, wondering if sickness was caused by radioactive waste via KPLR11 May 28, 2018

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  69. Poisoning fears as Japan plans to use radioactive Fukushima soil to build roads via Citizens for Legitimate Government May 18, 2018

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  70. Nuclear waste facility near Carlsbad supported by U.S. House vote via Carlsbad Current Argus May 13, 2018

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  71. Canada Plans PERMANENT Radioactive Waste Dump Upstream of Montreal’s Drinking Water! Dr. Gordon Edwards Rips It Apart via Nuclear Hotseat May 9, 2018

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  72. Contra Costa supervisors want soil tested for radioactivity via East Bay Times May 2, 2018

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  73. FUKUSHIMA: RADIOACTIVE SOIL MIGHT BE USED TO BUILD NEW ROADS—AND RESIDENTS ARE NOT HAPPY via Newsweek April 30, 2018

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  74. 4 barrels rupture at Idaho nuclear site via The Columbian April 27, 2018

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  75. DOE’s oversight at Hanford slammed in government report via The Seattle Times April 25, 2018

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  76. Britain offers millions in cash to bury its radioactive waste via DW April 4, 2018

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  77. Clearing the Radioactive Rubble Heap That Was Fukushima Daiichi, 7 Years On via Scientific American (Reader Supported News) March 14, 2018

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  78. Is there a cheaper way to treat Hanford radioactive waste? Northwest officials are wary via Tri-Cities Herald March 5, 2018

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  79. Tests Show Hanford Workers Ingested Radioactive Waste via NW News Network January 26, 2018

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  80. Radioactive Bakken oil waste finds home in Montana landfills via Energy Wire January 9, 2018

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  81. San Onofre 2050: Tide’s in, nukes out via San Diego Reader January 3, 2018

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  82. Study finds new way to clean up radioactive sites, protect radiotherapy patients, astronauts via Phys.org December 21, 2017

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  83. Radioactive Water Leaks From Illinois Nuclear Plants via BGA November 17, 2017

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  84. “…People have become a sort of radioactive waste.” via Greenpeace November 16, 2017

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  85. Indy Q&A: Harry Reid on why coal industry is doomed, Yucca Mountain still dead and his pick in Nevada’s gubernatorial primary via The Nevada Independent October 15, 2017

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  86. Expected WIPP roof collapse raises anxiety via The Santa Fe New Mexican September 29, 2017

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  87. Cameco to resume radioactive waste shipment via The Journal September 26, 2017

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  88. THE NEXT STANDING ROCK SHOWDOWN COULD BE OVER NUCLEAR WASTE via OZY, Mountain View, CA September 21, 2017

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  89. Opinion Editorials San Onofre nuclear waste storage plan better alternative than inaction, barely via The San Diego Union-Tribune September 20, 2017

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  90. Federal auditors say US nuclear dump running out of room via ABC News September 8, 2017

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  91. Settlement Reached To Move San Onofre Nuclear Waste via CBS Los Angeles August 30, 2017

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  92. DOE disposing of uranium-233 waste stored at ORNL via Oak Ridge Today August 28, 2017

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  93. Homeowners in Niagara County ‘left high and dry’ via WBFO 88.7 August 27, 2017

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  94. State releases long-awaited radioactive oil waste disposal rules via KULR8.com August 22, 2017

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  95. Japan Plans to Build Underground Repositories for Radioactive Waste via Latin American Herald Tribune July 28, 2017

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  96. 4.1 earthquake rattles Nevada security site near Yucca Mountain via The Las Vegas Review Journal July 18, 2017

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  97. Radiation detected at North Bay landfill via nugget.ca July 16, 2017

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  98. US won’t fine company for spilling radioactive sludge outside Utah waste disposal facility via 2KUTV.com July 9, 2017

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  99. 1,800 tons of radioactive waste has an ocean view and nowhere to go via the Los Angeles Times July 2, 2017

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  100. Judge Blocks Merger of Nuclear-Waste Disposal Companies via AP June 22, 2017

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