When it comes to nuclear waste, it seems as though Nevada can't catch a break.
The Department of Energy said it will ship uranium waste from the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee for disposal at the former Nevada Test Site.
The shipping procedure is in the process of being tested, with empty storage containers set to travel from Oak Ridge to Nevada this week.
As rumblings about Yucca Mountain continue, are we one step closer to becoming America's nuclear landfill?
Richard Bryan, chair, Nevada Commission on Nuclear Projects; former Attorney General of Nevada (1979-1983), Governor of Nevada (1983-1989), Senator of Nevada (1989-2001)
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