Konnie LeMay
12/11/15
Lots of voices have been heard about whether to dig a deep geological repository for storing low- and medium-level nuclear waste about half a mile down and less than a mile from La...
ICTMN Staff
3/28/15
The kitty-litter rumors are now official fact: a report by a group of independent experts from around the country confirms that “an incompatible combination of nitrate salts and or...
ICTMN Staff
1/19/15
As the Department of Energy challenges the fines levied against it by New Mexico, new revelations are coming to light on safety lapses and a delay in reopening the Waste Isolation ...
ICTMN Staff
12/8/14
Citing numerous violations of state hazardous waste permits, the New Mexico Environment Department has levied $54 million in fines against Los Alamos National Laboratory and the Wa...
Alex Jacobs
11/24/14
Did a typo cause the $500 million (and counting) ongoing cleanup of the radiation leak at the Waste Isolation Project (WIPP) in Carlsbad, New Mexico?...
ICTMN Staff
8/26/14
It burbled up like whipped cream out of a spray can, but it was radioactive...
Alex Jacobs
5/26/14
Right now 850 Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) workers are above ground, not doing much but waiting or " performing surface facilities maintenance or assisting with procedure rev...
Alex Jacobs
5/9/14
On May 5, Department of Energy (DOE) crews discovered damaged bags of magnesium oxide on top of nuclear waste containers shipped from the Los Alamos Lab inside the Waste Isolation ...

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