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Hanford 300 Area Cleanup Plan Released

The U.S. Department of Energy on Wednesday issued its final cleanup plan for the 300 Area of the Hanford Nuclear Reservation, which for decades made plutonium for nuclear weapons and is the nation’s most polluted nuclear site.

CBS Seattle–12/12/2013

Donna Busche alleges she has suffered retaliation since filing her original complaint about safety at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation in 2011.

Hanford Whistleblower Alleges Retaliation By Her Employer

A nuclear safety manager at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation has filed a new complaint alleging she has suffered retaliation since filing her original complaint in 2011.

11/18/2013

Six TRUPACT transport containers sit outside the Waste Receiving and Processing facility (WARP)  on the Hanford Nuclear Reservation (Photo by Jeff T. Green/Getty Images)

Gov: 6 Underground Hanford Nuclear Tanks Leaking

Six underground tanks that hold a brew of radioactive and toxic waste at the nation’s most contaminated nuclear site are leaking, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee announced Friday.

02/22/2013