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Gaseous diffusion plant in Paducah, KY hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy Research, Development, Production, and Regulation of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Sixth Congress, first session ... Paducah, KY, September 20, 1999 by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Subcommittee on Energy Research, Development, Production, and Regulation.

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Subjects:

  • Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant -- Officials and employees -- Health and hygiene,
  • Gaseous diffusion plants -- Environmental aspects -- Kentucky -- Paducah,
  • Nuclear industry -- Employees -- Health and hygiene -- Kentucky -- Paducah,
  • Radioactive pollution -- Kentucky -- Paducah,
  • Occupational diseases -- Kentucky -- Paducah

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SeriesS. hrg -- 106-348
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 82 p. ;
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15472082M
ISBN 100160601924
OCLC/WorldCa43810445

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@article{osti_, title = {Final environmental impact assessment of the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant site, Paducah, Kentucky}, author = {Not Available}, abstractNote = {This document considers: the need for uranium enrichment facilities; site location; plant description; and describes the power generating facilities in light of its existing environment. An investigation by the Washington Post first reported on August 8 that workers had been exposed to plutonium during the 23 years that the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant was used to recycle Author: Martin Mclaughlin.   PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) — Federal and state agencies are set to begin removing contaminated soil from around the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant in an $18 million project designed to clean up four decades of pollution. The Paducah gaseous diffusion plant and the better-known Oak Ridge, TN, plant were part of the same project. I know the Tanasi (now Southern Appalachia) council did badge and patch programs related to their plant, I don’t believe the same was done for the Paducah plant.

@article{osti_, title = {Cooling tower drift studies at the Paducah, Kentucky Gaseous Diffusion Plant}, author = {Taylor, F. G. and Hanna, S. R. and Parr, P. D.}, abstractNote = {The transfer and fate of chromium from cooling tower drift to terrestrial ecosystems were quantified with concentrations in plant materials (fescue grass) decreasing with increasing distance from the cooling tower. It consists of three main areas: the gaseous diffusion plant, centrifuge facilities and depleted uranium hexafluoride conversion (DUF6) facility. The largest of the three areas is the gaseous diffusion plant, which consists of three main process buildings (X, X, and X) housing the gaseous diffusion process equipment, as well as. Get this from a library! Gaseous diffusion plant in Paducah, KY: hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy Research, Development, Production, and Regulation of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Sixth Congress, first session Paducah, KY, Septem [United States. Congress. Senate. PADUCAH GASEOUS DIFFUSION PLANT History. In August , the U.S. government determined that it would need to double the capacity of domestic fissionable materials production that existed at .

Get this from a library! Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant: hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Eighth Congress, first session, on the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant, December 6, , Paducah, KY.. [United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant: hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Eighth Congress, first session, on the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant, December 6, , Paducah, KY. Format Online Resource Book . The Kentucky Research Consortium for Energy and Environment identifies problems and offers real scientific solutions for the cleanup of the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant and the surrounding area. The Portsmouth plant, so named because of its proximity to the city of Portsmouth, Ohio, was one of three gaseous diffusion plants in the United States, alongside the K plant in Oak Ridge, Tennessee and the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Kentucky. The plant was constructed from –, with the first enrichment cells going online in.