Udall Secures Funding for New Mexico

“This funding will help bolster New Mexico’s thriving science and technology economy – while providing the resources needed to ensure environmental clean-up and public safety. This bill invests in New Mexico’s state of the art national labs and the men and women doing cutting-edge work at them, and it supports the tech transfer initiatives that energize and diversify our economy.”

LANL Approximates WIPP Explosion

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Drum 68660 at Panel 7 Room 7, Row 16, Column 4 in the WIPP underground photographed after the radiological release. Courtesy/DOE LANL Approximates WIPP Explosion Submitted by Carol A. Clark UPDATE: In response to a query by the Los Alamos Daily Post, Los Alamos National Laboratory provided the following clarification of the experiments related to […]

Report Released On Cause of Breached Drum at WIPP

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Technical Assessment Team Report Released On Cause of Breached Drum at WIPP   DOE EM News: WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Energy Thursday released a report by an independent team of technical experts that evaluated the mechanisms and chemical reactions contributing to the failure of a waste drum at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant […]