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Will The Grout Filling Hanford's Tunnel Ever Be Cleaned Up?

Northwest News Network | Oct. 5, 2017 8:30 a.m.

Tunnel 1 at Hanford is full of train cars contaminated with radioactive waste. Experts at the site say the best solution is to fill it up with grout—a sort of a thin concrete.

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High Risk For 2nd Tunnel Collapse At Hanford Nuclear Site

Northwest News Network | June 30, 2017 2:14 p.m. | Spokane, Wash.



The Hanford nuclear reservation in southeast Washington state has two train tunnels full of very hot radioactive waste — and both tunnels are in danger of further collapse.

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Why A Small Texas Town Wants Oregon’s Nuclear Waste

OPB/EarthFix | Jan. 19, 2017 3:45 p.m.

Communities from Oregon to New York may be clamoring to get nuclear waste out of their backyards, but one small town in west Texas is actively vying to store it.

Environment | Think Out Loud

Documentary Sheds Light on Lives of First Hanford Employees

OPB | Sept. 16, 2013 12:45 p.m.

An Oregon Experience documentary looks at the planning and implementation of World War II’s biggest, most highly classified project.