Weapons Complex Monitor Vol. 29 No. 31
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August 03, 2018

WIPP Could Start Taking 6 MT of Downblended SRS Material in 2019

By Wayne Barber
The Energy Department’s Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) near Carlsbad, N.M., expects in 2019 to receive the first shipments from 6 metric tons of weapon-usable plutonium being downblended at the Savannah River Site in South Carolina. That was the word Thursday…
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