Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at 7:00 am (Updated: December 8, 7:58 am)
EnergySolutions has filed an application with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to incinerate radioactive waste from Germany at its Bear Creek facility in Roane County.
Mark Walker, vice president of marketing and media relations for EnergySolutions, said Bear Creek has received waste from a foreign country before.
“Canada, for example,” he said. “They’ve sent us material and we’ve processed it at the Bear Creek facility and then shipped it back to them.”
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