EM Cleanup Crew Nears Finish at Idaho Transuranic Waste Storage Facility

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho — Working deliberately under demanding conditions, workers have entered the final storage "cell" to remove drums and boxes of waste ...

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Learn about the processes that make the AMWTP tick, from waste storage and retrieval to loading and shipping.

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The Advanced Mixed Waste Treatment Project is the U.S. Department of Energy’s most modern and sophisticated facility for treating transuranic radioactive waste. Learn more about our operations and the employment opportunities.

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AMWTP’s Mission is to safely and compliantly retrieve, characterize, treat, and ship 65,000 cubic meters of legacy stored contact-handled transuranic waste to permanent disposal sites outside of Idaho and to support the receipt and processing of transuranic waste from other DOE sites.

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