Tuesday, January 17, 2023
Convoy Carrying Transuranic Waste Departs Idaho After Cold Snap Delay
Multiple winter storms gripping the Rocky Mountains created a perfect storm of sorts at the Idaho National Laboratory (INL) Site recently as several trucks and tractor-trailers used for waste shipments were idled for days until conditions were safe to transport transuranic (TRU) waste.
Tuesday, January 10, 2023
Leak in Idaho Site Treatment Facility Cell Results in Startup Delay
Ten days after beginning a heat-up process to prepare for radiological operations at the Integrated Waste Treatment Unit (IWTU), operators noticed a small leak of non-radioactive, non-hazardous solids in a cell, resulting in the facility’s shutdown late last month.