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Environmentalists Concerned Over Trump’s Nuclear Waste Plan

In an effort to dispose of radioactive waste more cheaply, the Trump administration is reclassifying some of it at a lower threat level.
 
https://www.usnews.com/news/politics/art...lear-waste
Hearing planned on barrel ruptures at east Idaho nuclear site

https://www.localnews8.com/news/idaho/he.../972628138
Why isn't it obvious that there will never be a solution to nuclear waste, and how insane it is to keep making more?

Nuclear lab director says spent-fuel impasse harms mission

“…Idaho officials are blocking the spent nuclear fuel because the U.S. Department of Energy has missed deadlines required in a 1995 agreement to clean up nuclear waste at its 890-square-mile sprawling site west of the city of Idaho Falls. Penalties for missing the deadlines include fines and preventing spent fuel from entering the state…”.

http://www.spokesman.com/stories/2019/ja...sse-harms/

US Panel to Hear Arguments in Nuclear Waste Storage Case

Environmentalists and nuclear watchdog groups are lining up against plans to build a $2.4 billion storage facility in southeastern New Mexico for spent nuclear fuel from commercial reactors around the United States.

https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/...orage-case
US panel hears arguments in nuclear waste storage case

: https://www.star-telegram.com/news/state...rylink=cpy