Friday, November 01, 2013
Environment - "Purdue University was involved in Nuclear Physics research during the Manhattan Project"
That is an interesting fact from the WS Journal's interactive feature, "Waste Lands: America's Forgotten Nuclear Legacy." Indiana has 8 sites that made the list, New York ranks highest with 78. Here is the page devoted to Indiana, one cleanup is reported as ongoing, Joslyn Manufacturing Supply Co. in Fort Wayne, which according to the Dept. of Energy, “Extruded natural uranium billets into uranium rods.” There is a wealth of information on the Joslyn page.
Posted by Marcia Oddi on November 1, 2013 10:33 AM
Posted to Environment