WIPP leak update: DOE ups number of contaminated workers to 17

The Albuquerque Journal reported today:

The Department of Energy announced Sunday that 17 workers at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant near Carlsbad have tested positive for radiation contamination, an increase from 13 workers the department previously reported.

More details as they become available.

Here’s a link: http://www.abqjournal.com/365554/abqnewsseeker/17-exposed-to-radiation-at-wipp.html

 

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About Robert Singleton

By day, I work for a call center. In my spare time, I try to save my hometown (and planet) from a nearly constant onslaught of greedheads, lunatics and land developers. I live in a fictional town called Austin, Texas, where I go to way too many meetings.
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