TITLE

Meltdown

AUTHOR(S)
Edwards, Rob
PUB. DATE
June 1998
SOURCE
New Scientist;06/13/98, Vol. 158 Issue 2138, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the radioactive contamination on the outside of spent nuclear flasks traveling between Britain and mainland Europe as of June 13, 1998. Level of contaminations 25 times higher than the international safety limit; Suspension of all rail shipments of spent radioactive fuel in Europe were suspended; Safety limit recommended by the International Atomic Energy Agency.
ACCESSION #
740237

 

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