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Inside tank AY-102 (DOE-KNDU-TV)
Inside tank AY-102 (DOE-KNDU-TV)
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Oldest Hanford Double-Shell Tank Has 7 Leaks, Not 1 As Thought

According to information released by Hanford and by way of the Associated Press and KOMO-TV in Seattle, the oldest double-shell tank at Hanford actually has 7 leaks, not 1.

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Hanford PUREX plant, where one of two tunnels collapsed earlier this year (Department of Energy)
Hanford PUREX plant, where one of two tunnels collapsed earlier this year (Department of Energy)
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New Plans Announced for Dealing With Hanford Leaks, PUREX Tunnels

This week Department of Energy officials and others at Hanford announced some new plans for how they will deal with reported leaks in waste tanks, PUREX tunnels, and the waste as well.

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Tunnel collapse being filled at Hanford Purex Plant (KNDU-TV)
Tunnel collapse being filled at Hanford Purex Plant (KNDU-TV)
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Hanford Tunnel Hole Being Filled With Dirt to Prevent Contamination Leaks

 

Many Hanford workers, including those on the tank farms (one of our older daughters works there) had their work cancelled Wednesday, while crews were busy pouring load after load of dirt and fill into a breach in one of the contaminated Purex Plant tunnels.

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Ruptured Pipeline Spills Oil Along Santa Barbara Coast
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Mystery Source for Diesel Leaking in Columbia River Found

The source of a bio-diesel fuel leak in the Columbia River has finally been found by federal and state authorities. The leak is coming from Coleman Oil, Inc a fueling facility near Wenatchee which is located near the river according to reports...

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Cutaway view of typical double-shelled Hanford tank, like AY-102  (Washington State Department of Ecology)
Cutaway view of typical double-shelled Hanford tank, like AY-102 (Washington State Department of Ecology)
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How Bad is Hanford Tank Leaking? Different Stories From Workers, DOE

AY-102 is causing a lot of controversy at Hanford. The leaking double-walled tank is not a hazard to the public according to the Department of Energy, but some former Hanford workers are calling it a "catastrophic" event.

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Cleanup for Sunnyside oil spill may take weeks
Cleanup for Sunnyside oil spill may take weeks (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
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Officials Say Sunnyside Oil Leak May Take Weeks to Completely Clean Up

A 1,500 gallon tank holding old used motor oil that that began leaking Sunday has triggered the largest water cleanup effort in the Yakima Valley in 17 years.

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