BREAKING... Huntington Uranium Processing Plant's Profile Modified

Updated 19 weeks ago by Tony Rutherford, Editor
BREAKING... Huntington Uranium Processing Plant's Profile Modified

NIOSH has posted an update to questions surrounding radioactive materials at the Huntington Pilot Plant (Reduction Pilot Plant), which was located on the Huntington Alloys site from 1952-1979. The plant was dismantled, debris trucked to Piketon, Ohio, and the contaminated debris --- along with the trucks --- buried on the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant site.

One of the findings:

Since the three diffusion plants (the source of the HPP nickel) had additional isotopes of concern, NIOSH should clearly provide the basis for only specifying Pu - 239 and Np - 237 as isotopes of concern for recycled uranium

Download the attachment PDF for the findings.

  1. HPP Findings (101.98 KB)
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