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Virtual reality used to highlight uranium contamination
Activists are using virtual reality technology to focus on areas of the Navajo Nation affected by uranium contamination. The arts collective Bombshelltoe has…
Sep 16, 2019 02:19 UTC Read More

South Korea analyzes seawater for nuclear waste contamination from North Korean uranium mine
This article was originally published by Radio Free Asia and is reprinted with permission. The government of South Korea is conducting analyses on seawater.
Sep 01, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Panel to study uranium contamination in A.P.’s Kadapa district
The Andhra Pradesh government has ordered a full-fledged inquiry into a number of complaints about groundwater pollution caused by the uranium mining and…
Aug 31, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

'Minor miscalculation': DOE says Pike County contamination was underreported for years
A "minor miscalculation" resulted in the underreporting of contamination in Pike County near the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant, DOE says.
Jun 11, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Residents’ suit claims contamination from uranium plant site
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal lawsuit alleges that Ohio residents near a former uranium enrichment plant were exposed to radioactive contaminants that…
Jun 01, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

State-Ohio Residents' suit claims contamination from uranium plant site Associated Press 12:15 PM, Jun
A federal lawsuit alleges that Ohio residents near a former uranium enrichment plant were exposed to radioactive contaminants that spread to other properties…
Jun 01, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Enriched uranium contamination closes middle school in Ohio
Air monitors detected the enriched uranium in Zahn's Corner Middle School, and neptunium registered on a monitor outside. Both are radioactive with possible…
May 14, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Uranium Contamination at South Carolina Nuclear Factory
Recent tests found high levels of uranium contamination in groundwater at a nuclear fuel factory in Greenville, S.C. The contamination stems from leaks in 2008…
Nov 13, 2018 07:59 UTC Read More

Federal Uranium Contamination Rule Withdrawn
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has withdrawn a proposed rule that would limit contamination of groundwater from uranium mining long-term.
Oct 23, 2018 06:59 UTC Read More

India revives its largest test for uranium contamination in groundwater
India's most comprehensive study ever is important in the face of the Centre denying health repercussions due to uranium contamination of groundwater.
Oct 05, 2018 06:59 UTC Read More

Duke researchers find widespread uranium contamination in India's groundwater supply
Researchers at Duke recently discovered uranium contamination in groundwater from aquifers in 16 Indian states.
Aug 16, 2018 06:59 UTC Read More

Uranium contamination in Punjab could be due to geological processes: study
The latest study argues that uranium leaching from the Himalayan granite rocks has possibly contaminated Punjab's groundwater.
Jul 16, 2018 07:00 UTC Read More

Tainted by uranium: On groundwater contamination
The groundwater contamination across India must be probed, and safe sources identified.
Jun 27, 2018 07:00 UTC Read More

Groundwater in Northwest India Has a Uranium Contamination Problem
Unlike the limits for arsenic and other toxic metals specified in the Indian standards for drinking water, there is no limit maintained for uranium.
Jun 25, 2018 06:59 UTC Read More

India's groundwater shows uranium contamination
Excess abstraction of groundwater in India is releasing uranium in the deep aquifers, warns study.
Jun 15, 2018 06:59 UTC Read More

Report finds high Uranium contamination in aquifers in 16 Indian states
The study states the main source of the uranium contamination as natural, but human factors such as groundwater table decline and prevalence of nitrate…
Jun 11, 2018 07:00 UTC Read More

Uranium contamination in Rajasthan groundwater, finds study
Many parts of Rajasthan may have high uranium levels in their groundwater, according to a study by researchers at the Duke University in North Carolina,…
Jun 08, 2018 06:59 UTC Read More

Tummalapalle uranium plant: UCIL officials meet Andhra farmers, deny contamination
In the midst of a protest held by more than 200 farmers against the Tummalapalle Uranium Corporation of India Limited (UCIL) plant, the UCIL management held…
Apr 11, 2018 06:59 UTC Read More

Arsenic found to control uranium contamination
An international team led by the University of Sheffield has discovered that the toxic element arsenic prevents uranium from an abandoned mine in the UK…
Dec 21, 2017 07:59 UTC Read More

California company to assess uranium contamination on Navajo Nation
A California company has been awarded an $85 million contract to assess uranium contamination on the Navajo Nation. The U.S. Environmental Protection…
Oct 12, 2017 06:59 UTC Read More

Uranium Leaves Legacy of Contamination for Navajo Nation
For more than a decade, about 20 gallons of uranium-contaminated groundwater have been pumped per minute into a disposal pond from beneath a tailings…
Apr 03, 2017 07:00 UTC Read More

Water woes: Apache County residents plea for help with uranium contamination
ST. JOHNS — The Apache County Board of Supervisors heard from people living in and near Sanders who said they want something done now about…
Oct 13, 2015 06:59 UTC Read More

Uranium contamination threatens Nalgonda water
About 41% samples of groundwater were found contaminated.
May 07, 2014 07:00 UTC Read More



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